Himes , Samuel G. 66
Samuel G. Himes, 66, of Blairsville, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh. He was born Dec. 9, 1945, in Two Lick, a son of the late John Himesn and Olive (Edeburn) Himes. He was of the Methodist faith. He had worked at Dietrich Industries for 25 years and Gorrell Enterprise for 10 years. He was a member of the Acacia Lodge 355 F and AM and the Coudersport Consistory. Sam enjoyed hunting and his vegetable garden. He also enjoyed fishing with his father in his younger days. Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Donna (Leonard) Himes, of Blairsville; daughter, Debbie Himes Louttit, of Clymer; daughter, Stacie Himes Parizo and her husband, Douglas, of Blairsville; grandchildren, Benjamin, Calvin, Olivia and DJ; sister, Barbara Julie and her husband, Bryan; brother, Randy Himes and his wife, Betty, of Black Lick; stepbrother, John Cramer; stepbrother, Larry Cramer; stepsister, Arlene Shaffer; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, John Himes; mother, Olive (Edeburn) Himes; brother, John Himes; and sister, Wanda Daugherty. Visitation was held at JAMES F. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME INC., Blairsville. The Acacia Lodge 355 F and AM conducted services in the funeral home, where a service was held with the Rev. Terry Shaffer officiating. Interment was held in Blairsville Cemetery. http://www.jamesfergusonfuneralhome.com.