Samuel Newton Himes Class 1948
Branch of service U S Army 2nd Infantry Divn., 72nd Tank Battalion
Mr. Samuel Newton Himes
Mr. Samuel Newton Himes, born Oct. 22, 1930, died peacefully at
home surrounded by his family on Friday, Sept. 11, 2009.
Sam worked at the
He leaves behind a wife of 58 years, Evelyn Reynolds Himes. He is
also survived by three children, Samuel Himes Jr. and wife, Kim, of
Martinsburg, W.Va., Marty Himes and wife, Earlene, of Knoxville, and Deena
Wisner, also of Knoxville; grandchildren, Bruce Himes and wife, Karen, Dan
Wisner, Derek Wisner, Dean Wisner, Darby Wisner (all four of the Wisner
grandchildren are currently serving in the U.S. Army) and Samuel Himes
III; six great-grandchildren; and one sister, Mary Williamson of
He was preceded in death by his parents, Newton Clay and Lauretta
Himes; a sister, Estella Appleby; and a granddaughter, Michele Himes.