2009-04-02 / Obituaries

Mary F. Sample

Upper Strasburg, 70

Mary F. Sample, 70, Upper Strasburg, died Monday, March 30, 2009, at Chambersburg Hospital.

She was born May 31, 1938, in Marlington, W.Va., to Wade and Gladys (Scott) Carpenter.

She had been a waitress most of her working life until her retirement. She enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking and country music.

She is survived by her husband, Jerry Lee Sample Sr., and her three children: Douglas Ray Little, Gambrills, Md.; Ronald Gene Little, Greencastle, and Sheral Ann High, McConnellsburg; three stepsons: Jason Lee Sample, Orbisonia; Travis Dayton Sample, Mt. Union;, and Jerry Lee Sample Jr. of Newville; 11 grandchildren; two sisters: Phyllis Outten, Florida, and Agnes Hobart, Virginia; and a brother, Archie Carpenter of Kansas.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers: Harley and Harold Carpenter.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, 725 Norland Ave, Chambersburg, Pa., will be handling the arrangements.

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