Sidney A. Sammons, 82, of Bastrop, Louisiana, formerly of Wilmot, died on September 13, 2016 at his residence.
Mr. Sammons was a native of Wilmot, a resident of Bastrop for the past eight years and a former resident of Houston, Texas for many years. He was a veteran of the United States Army and the owner of S.A. Sammons Air Conditioning and Heating in Houston, Texas for over 40 years.
He was preceded in death by two sons, John and Stewart Sammons; his parents, Colvin and Mamie Haynes Sammons; three brothers, Lacloys, Dupree and Olvis Sammons and a sister, Bea Myers Herron.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Dolly Buffington Sammons of Bastrop; five grandchildren, Kevin Sammons of Los Cruces, New Mexico, Brian Sammons of Georgetown, Texas, Jason Sammons of League City, Texas, Darcy Sammons of New Braunfels, Texas and Shane Sammons of Houston, Texas; a special niece, Laura Etheridge of Bastrop, Louisiana; 14 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 15, at 3 p.m. at the Hamburg Cemetery with Bro. Joel Meredith officiating.