Samuel was born on August 21, 1953 and passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Samuel was a resident of Carlsbad, New Mexico at the time of his passing.
Sam graduated from NMSU-C in 1995 with a nursing degree.
He joining the US Army in 1972.
Cremation will take place followed by a Memorial service at 10 a.m. on Monday October 17 2016 at the West Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. David Rogers of the Disciples Presbyterians United Church will officiate. Inurnment will follow at Carlsbad Cemetery new section with Military Honors performed by the Carlsbad Veterans Honor Guard.