Mr. Samuel “Sam” Joseph Hancock, Jr.

Mr. Samuel “Sam” Joseph Hancock, Jr.

Resided in Summerville, GA

Mr. Samuel “Sam” Joseph Hancock Jr., age 89, of Summerville, GA, passed away on Thursday, March 18, 2021.

Sam was born in Chattanooga, TN on July 28, 1931, son of late Annie Crossen Hancock and the late Samuel Joseph Hancock Sr.  Sam served our country in the U. S. Army.  He retired from Chattooga County Sheriff’s Department in October 1988, after 33 years of service as a Lieutenant and he managed Redford’s 5 & 10 in Summerville, Trion, and Centre, AL for many years.  He was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Estelle Troxtel Hancock; son, Terry Hancock (Julia); daughter, Lisa Smith (Joel); daughter, Angela Verlinde (Jon); son, Todd Sprayberry (Angi); several grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

Private memorial services will be held at a later date in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, with the Rev. Jerry Brooks officiating.  The American Legion Post #5 Honor Guard will present full military honors.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.P

At A Later Date