88-year-old Fairfield resident, Lydia Sams died at 4:05 p.m. Thursday, Oct.; 24 at her home. She had worked at Airtex, was a homemaker and had been a farmer.
Survivors include daughters, Carolyn Dozier of Fairfield, Janet Talbert of Geff, Betty Jo Madding of Tennessee and Ellen Sams of Albion; sons, Steve Sams of Fairfield, Carroll Sams of Johnsonville and Don Atwood, Jr. of Wayne City; 17 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren and a brother, Lawrence Winter of Springerton.
Services for Lydia Sams will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield with burial in Maple Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 – 7 Monday evening, Oct. 28 at the Johnson & Vaughn Funeral Home in Fairfield.