Originally created 07/12/98

Mr. Sammy Towns



ATLANTA -- Mr. Sammy Towns, 59, of 1529 Carlisle St., died Thursday, July 9, 1998.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Rayle, with the Rev. Frank Sherrer officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Towns was a native of Wilkes County.

Survivors include three sons, Greg Smith, Atlanta, Demond Towns, California, and Melvin Towns, Rayle; two daughters, Lisia Anderson and Teresa Towns, both of Rayle; three sisters, Dorothy Chandler and Rosa Mae Cox, both of Knoxville, Tenn., and Sarah Mitchell, Florida; and one grandchild.

Davenport-McLendon Mortuary, Washington, is in charge of arrangements.