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Samuel Saylors

November 10, 1930 — April 22, 2020

On April 22, 2020 Samuel Ralph Saylors passed away at home with loved ones by his side.

Ralph was born on Nov 10, 1930 in White County, TN to Casto and Vera Saylors.

He served in the Navy and was a veteran of the Korean War. Ralph was a strong member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Donelson, a devoted Mason, and had a passion for golf. He was known for being a family man and kind to anyone he met.

Ralph was preceeded in death by his wife Ajemual; father, Casto; mother, Vera; sister, Helen Boyd.

He is survived by his sister, Jo Scarborough; daughter, Shelley (Jerry); son, Sam Jr. (Staci); three grandchildren; four great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and his home health nurse, Debbie Taylor.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Gideon Foundation.


Due to Covid-19 the family will have a private viewing.

Graveside service at Old Zion Cemetery on April 27, 2020 at 12 P.M.

Thurman Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements.

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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Monday, April 27, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Old Zion Cemetery


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