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Sam Thomas Gholston

October 24, 1950 July 18, 2020
Sam Thomas Gholston
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Obituary for Sam Thomas Gholston
Sam Thomas Gholston, age 69 of Pikeville, died Saturday, July 18, 2020 at his home surrounded by family. Sam was a member and elder at West End Church of God. He worked at La-Z-Boy for twenty-seven years, went to Bledsoe County High School, enjoyed his grandkids, gardening, and woodworking.
Preceding Sam in death were his parents, Buford and Mary Ruth Newby Gholston; sister, Ouida Kelley.
Sam will be dearly missed by his wife of fifty-one years, Beverly Ann Hendrick Gholston; sons, Blake (Teri) Gholston, Joel (Melissa) Gholston; sister, Judy (Sonny) Henson; grandchildren; Amanda Gholston and J. T. Gholston; two children that he thought of as grandchildren, Makade and Macye Lawson; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.
A celebration of life will be 10:00 am CDT Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at West End Church of God with Bro. Danny Lee officiating. Burial will be in Humble Cemetery. The family will receive friends 4:00-8:00 pm CDT Monday, July 20, 2020. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Humble Cemetery or West End Church of God in Sam’s honor.
A special thank you to Amedysis Home Health and Amedysis Hospice for all the care given to Sam during his illness.
Condolences can be made at Pikeville Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.
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