Elsie L. Samples
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Elsie L. Samples, 79, of Cleveland, formerly of Blount County, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, at the residence of her daughter.

She was a member of Vonore Full Gospel Church, and the Homebuilder Sunday School class of Mount Carmel Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe S. Samples; son, Roy Lee Samples; parents, Lee and Ressie Stinnett.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law: Lois and Lee Swafford and Lisa and Chip Rymer, all of Cleveland; sons and daughters-in-law: Henry Z. and Sherry Samples of Cohutta, Ga., Ricky and Wilma Samples and Billy and Sheila Samples, all of Cleveland; 17 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; sister and brother-in-law, Mildred and Morris Carey of Maryville; brothers and sisters-in-law: Earl and Mildred Stinnett of Madisonville and Charles and Shirley Stinnett, all of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home in Madisonville with the Revs. Steve Huff and Melvin Reagan officiating.

Interment will be at Hopewell Springs Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday the funeral home.