James “Jim” Sammons, age 50, of
Nancy, passed from this life on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at his
Jim was born in Corbin, on
January 24, 1966.
He married Brenda Adkins on June 2,
2000, in Somerset.
He loved to fish and watch NASCAR and
Jim loved spending time with his
grandchildren, and was of the Pentecostal faith.
He is survived by his wife,
Brenda Adkins Sammons; his mother, Ruth Richards Chancellor, of
London; his son, Allen (and Crystal) Hash, of Russell Springs;
his daughter, Denise (and Brandon) Rood, of Somerset; his
brothers, Billy Sammons, of Gray, and Scotty Sammons, of
Bedford; his sisters, Tammy Honeycutt, Debbie Sammons, Lillian
Mock, Ruthie Ellison, all of Corbin, Crystal Brock, of London,
and Christy Nichols, of Barbourville; and his five
Visitation will be Monday,
April 11, 2016, after 11:00 a.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
The funeral service will follow
the visitation, in the funeral home chapel, at 2:00 p.m., with
Bro. Chris Brown officiating.
Burial will follow in Southern Oaks
Pallbearers will be Allen Hash, Byron
Gossett, C.J. Cook, Harlan Richards, Ken Richardson and William
In lieu of flowers, the family
requests donations be made to the James “Jim” Sammons Memorial
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.