Samuel Glen Spellings, 71, of Milton, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Sam was born on January 18, 1949 in Jackson, Tennessee.
Sam was raised in Jackson, Tennessee. His later years were spent living in Milton, Florida, with the love his life, Linda Nichols. Sam loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed fishing, spending the day at the casino, watching a good college football game and spending time with his friends. Sam was loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Sam was preceded in death by his parents, Paul Edward Patterson and Marguarette Vivian Spellings; and his brothers, Paul Edward “Butch” Spellings, Jerry Norman Spellings and Michael Wayne Spellings.
Sam is survived by two sisters, Virginia Cagle and Donna Kline, Linda Nichols; sons, Glenn Spellings and Evan Terrill; daughter, Kristi Rachal; grandchildren, Alyssa English, Peyton and Brooklyn Spellings, Jayden Rachal and Rollin Stone; great-grandchildren, Jackson and Audrey English; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at Lewis Funeral Home, Milton, Florida, with Pastor Jason Adams officiating.
Burial will follow services at Ard Field Church of Christ Cemetery in Jay, Florida. Pallbearers are Tony Rachal, Justin English, Tommy Nichols, Rodney Elliott, Allen McHan and Rick Perritt. Honorary Pallbearers are Melvin “Buzz” Pratt, Jack McCain and Rick Greene
Family visitation will be held 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.; and the family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., prior to the service.