Pastor Samuel Washington, 87, of Dallas served as the pastor of New Hope M. B. C. in Kerens for 49 years. He was the founder and owner of Robert's Ready to Wear established in 1960.
He is survived by wife LaVerne Washington; sons Timothy Sr. and Samuel Jr., and daughters Lois Ann and Elizabeth (Carl).
Twilight services will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 at St. Matthews B. C. in Lancaster. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017 at First B. C. in Kerens. A second funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at Windy Hill B. C. Number two in Natchez, Mississippi.
In lieu of flowers make donations to Robert's Ready to Wear.
Published on January 30, 2017