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In Loving Memory of Eddie Dean Sampson

His children, Wife and the Entire Sampson Family is saddened to announce with great sorrow the passing death of Eddie after years of health illness. He fought a good fight.

Eddie passed away on Sunday, September 3, 2023, peacefully in University Place, WA.

Eddie is preceded in death by his sister: Julie L. Sampson, brother: Kenneth R. Sampson, his father: Eddie James Sampson and Mother: Essie Mae Sampson.

Eddie is survived by and will be lovingly remembered by his wife: Jacqueline Sampson; daughter, Joanne Hightower: son, Michael Sampson; two grandsons DeCorrius Javon Sampson and Marlin Jones Jr: four brothers; Charles Sampson (Mary), Larry Sampson, James Sampson, Learthes Sampson (Blenda); four sisters: Dorothy Sampson, Peggy Collins, Corinthia Sampson, Mary Sampson and a host of nieces, nephews, his favorite dog Biscuit, and loving extended family.

The Honor and Celebration of life we be held as follows:

The Viewing: Monday, September 25th, 2023, from 12:00p.m.-3:00p.m. at Personal Alternative Funeral Services. 749 Central Ave North, Kent, WA 98032.

The Funeral Service: Tuesday, September 26, 2023, The Viewing at 10:00a.m.; The Service will begin at 11:00a.m.


Greater Glory Church of God in Christ, 6419 Martin Luther King Jr. Way South, Seattle, WA 98118 October 3rd Military Funeral Honors 3pm at Tahoma National Cemetery

18600 SE 240th St, Kent WA 98042

Eddie Dean Sampson's memory will forever be cherished by those who knew him. His legacy of love, service, and family bonds will continue to inspire us all. We celebrate his life and bid him a fond farewell.


His sense of humor & laugh will stay in our hearts❤️ He had the ability to help anyone when he was able and giving the opportunity.

He knew what mattered most above all else.

Family meant everything to him nothing he wouldn’t do for his loved ones.


Jacquelyne Harvey
Jacquelyne Harvey
Sep 22, 2023

I grew up with Dean in Haynes' Lane and I knew him as a warrior and protector. He was a strong supporter of his family. Above all Eddied Dean loved to joke around and have fun. We had plenty of good times growing up on St. Charles' playground where Dean looked out for all the girls who lived in the Lane. He was very protective of us. Dean fought in the war for this country that did not fight for him but he was always loyal. He will be missed. I will miss his chuckle if you knew Dean you know what I am talking about. He would turn his head to the side and just make tha…


Love and miss you, Pops! 💔💔❤️❤️


Joanne Hightower
Joanne Hightower
Sep 22, 2023

❤️❤️❤️❤️Love you Dad😢



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