The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

March 1, 2013

Steve Samples

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Steve Kelby “Butch” Samples Jr., 54, of Dallas passed away Feb. 26, 2013.

He was born on April 14, 1958, in Nuremburg, Germany, to Steve Kelby Sr. and Marie Joyce Samples.

Steve was of the Catholic faith. He worked at E-Systems for many years.

Steve is survived by sons Patrick Samples of Waco, Brendan Samples and Stefan Samples of Houston; daughters Anna-Marie and Richard Garrett II and Danielle Samples and Gabrielle Samples, all of Paris; sisters Terry Lynn and Paul Scott of Greenville and Patricia Jean and Dale Black of Greenville; and grandchildren Richard Garrett III and Michael Garrett of Paris.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

There will be a memorial service at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Lynch Funeral Service chapel.

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