Jul 03, 2058 – Dec 14, 2009
William Riley Sampson, 51, of Louisa, passed away Monday, December 14, 2009 at UVA Medical Center in Charlottesville. He was born July 3, 1958 in Roanoke to Howard J. Sampson and Rachel Collins Sampson who survive him.
Riley loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren who called him Poppie”.
In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife of 30 years Donna Renee Sampson a daughter Christie Frey and her husband Chris of Ruckersville two sons Andrew Clayton Sampson and his wife Michelle of Mineral William Ryan Sampson and his wife Laurel of Kents Store three sisters Linda Jackson and her husband David of Kents Store Sandra Donithan and her husband Jim of Goochland Cynthia Calhoun and her husband Joe of Louisa four grandchildren Makayla Brynna Ava and Madison and several nieces and nephews.
He was most recently preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Reuben and Hazel Collins and a sister Nancy Flournoy.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday December 19 2009 at Memorial Baptist Church 98 Courthouse Square Louisa VA 23093.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Memorial Baptist Church Building Fund P.O. Box 89 Louisa VA 23093
Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Heartfelt prayers and condolensces to the family during this time. My prayer is that you all surround each other in love, patience, kindness as you walk through this together. May the Lord comfort you. Godspeed.
To all of the Riley`s family, both immediate and extended; we are keeping you close in thoughts and prayers, holding you in the light. We are so sorry for your loss. May all comfort and love be yours.
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. Riley will be missed by so many who loved him dearly. He has always been such a gentle man and loved his grandchildren greatly. May God bless you with many memories and peace. Just know that even though we can not be there for support on Saturday, that our thoughts are with you!
To the Sampson familyMy thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.
As you were told before you were the greatest daddy anyone could ask for. I love you and I know you will always be with us. Till we meet again.Your son, Ryan
My thoughts & prayers are with the entire family during this difficult time. Please accept my sincerest condolences. Mrs Samspon, you are a wonderful woman and the love you have for your husband will always live on. He will always be with you. God Bless you all
Daddy, We were so lucky to have you in our lives. You have taught us many things but the greatest thing has been to love. We will take care of each other, but still miss you everyday. We love you!
Donna and family,I`m very sorry to hear of Riley`s passing. I often think back to when I met Riley, and though it was only for a short period of time, I came to realize he was truly a good hearted person. My prayers are with ya`ll.Ed Niedermayer