- Category: Obituaries
- Published on 26 March 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
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Norman Gene Sampson, age 74 of Mount Pleasant, died Friday, March 21, 2014 at Titus Regional Medical Center in Mount Pleasant.
Mr. Sampson was born May 23, 1939 in Fort Sill to Norman and Lucile Meyer Sampson. He was a life-long fire fighter who retired from the Fort Sill Fire Department as Assistant Chief. After retirement, he moved to Victoria, where he spent 10 years as an avid fisherman.
Mr. Sampson is survived by his sister, Jane Martin, and husband John of Mount Vernon; one niece, Sandra Jane Martin Olinger, and husband Mark of Mount Vernon; and by life-long best friend, Johnny West of Lawton, Okla.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.