Dennis M. Sam, of McAlester, died Friday, July 6, 2018, at the age of 78.
Dennis was born on June 6, 1940, in McAlester, to Charlie and Louisa Marie (Ott) Sam. He was a carpenter by trade and was loved by all of his family and friends.
Dennis is survived by his sisters, Bessie Sam and Virgil, of McAlester, and Louise Mitchell and husband, Bill, of Hartshorne; brothers, Charles Sam, of McAlester, and Jimmy Sam and wife, Emma, of Kyle, South Dakota; four step-children, Vera, Christopher, Perry and Gabriel, and numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren and friends.
Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Louisa Sam; wife, Friga Sam, and son, Dennis Sam Jr.
Viewing will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, July 10, at Chaney-Harkins Funeral Home in McAlester.
A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. Thursday, July 12, at Chaney's Memorial Chapel in McAlester.
Published on July 10, 2018