Mr. Samuel Hollins was born on December 1, 1942, to the union of Mr. Jesse Dan and Mary Starkley Hollins in Eufaula, Alabama.
Samuel received his formal education from the New York City School System in New York, New York. He enlisted into the United States Army on November 26, 1968. He was honorably discharged on June 30, 1971.
Samuel received the Lord as his Personal Savior and was united with God’s Harvest House Ministry. He was united in holy matrimony with Mrs. Deborah Bass on October 8, 2010 in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Samuel was employed by the New York City Transit as an officer. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed playing chess. His favorite football team was the North Carolina Panthers. Sam loved his dogs and spent a lot of time with them.
Mr. Samuel Hollins, Sr., departed this life on Thursday, June 5, 2014, at W. G. Hefner Veteran Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his father and mother.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Mrs. Deborah Bass Hollins; sons Samuel Hollins and John Kenneth Hollins; daughter Samantha Hollins; sisters Mary Janet Hollins, Lisa Hollins, Michelle Hollins, and Debbie Hollins; brothers Jessen Stanley Hollins, Michael Hollins, and Charles Hollins; grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and a host of other family & friends.
Following the service, the family prayerfully request there be no home visitation. Please join the family 10:00AM, Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at Salisbury National Cemetery for Mr. Hollins Military Interment.