Fred Allen Samsel, Jr., 83, formerly of Mason, W.Va., passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012, at the Veterans Hospital in Beckley, W.Va. following a long illness.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Grace Baptist Church (intersection of Park Drive and Hresan Blvd) Fayetteville, W.Va., with Pastor Delbert Walker and Pastor Bill Kincaid officiating. Burial with military rites conducted by American Legion Post 149 will follow at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville, W.Va. The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m until time of service at 2 p.m., at the church.
Flowers are welcome or a donation may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, WV Chapter, 1111 Lee Street East, Charleston, WV 25301 or Hospice of Southern West Virginia, Box 1472, Beckley, WV 25802-1472. Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home will be assisting the family.