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Thursday March 12th, 2020
10:00am - 12:00pm

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Sam Muncy

Sam Muncy, age 71, of Eaton, OH was called home to be with God Monday, March 9, 2020 at Hospice of Dayton. He was born October 10, 1948 in Harlan KY to the late Willard Sr. and Ruby (Frye) Muncy. Sam joined the Navel Reserve in 1966 and was called to active duty three weeks before graduation at Eaton High School. He was a discharged from the U.S. Navy in 1970. Sam was a truck driver for Pepsi-Cola; hauled cattle and produce across the country; worked for Emerson Electric for 24 years; and after retirement, hauled grain and fertilizer. Sam was a member of the Eaton Community Church; was a member of the American Legion Post #322 in West Alexandria; and was a member of the Preble County Honor Guard. Sam loved his God, his country, his family and enjoyed working. He loved his horses, fishing, drinking coffee and sharing stories. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by grandson Jacob; sister Colleen Mason; brother-in-law Paul Crowell; and sister-in-law Barbara Taylor. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Nancy Crowell Muncy of Eaton; son Jeremy (Liz) Muncy of Aurora, IN; daughter Dawn (Greg) Jardine of Lebanon; grandchildren Clay, Cara, Chance Muncy and Samara and Dalton Ord; brothers Willard Jr. “Buddy” (Carol) Muncy of Eaton, Bill (Bobby) Muncy of Sevierville, TN and Herman (Pat) Muncy of Friendsville, TN; sister Mary Ellen Oliver of London, KY; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 12, 2020 from 10:00 am until time of funeral service at 12:00 noon at the Eaton Community Church, 813 Camden Road, Eaton, OH 45320 with Pastor Dan Denlinger officiating. Burial will follow at Preble Memory Gardens in West Alexandria with military honors provided by the Preble County Honor Guard and U.S. Navy. Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Guestbook

Dear Nancy, I am sorry to hear about Sam. He was always so nice in school and I was glad to see both of you at our 50th reunion. I am sure you have many beautiful memories of the time you had together. Please accept my deepest sympathy. Karol Roberts

Karol Roberts Apr 6 2020 12:00 AM

Nancy, I'm so sorry to hear of Sam's passing, please know that you and your family are forever in my thoughts and prayers. Love you sweet neighbor, Leslie Blankenship

Leslie Blankenship Mar 21 2020 12:00 AM

Our deepest symphathy to Nancy and all the family. We had such a nice time talking to both of you at the 50th class reunion. Know that our prayers are with you all. Mike and Judy McGinnis

Mike and Judy McGinnis Mar 13 2020 12:00 AM

I am so so so sorry to hear of Sam's passing. Sam was a wonderful man. I will miss seeing his smiling face at the coffee nook at church and his witty conversation. RIP in the arms of our Savior, Sam. Hugs and prayers Nancy. Love you guys Mary and Joe Winter

Mary Winter Mar 12 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sam Muncy

Mary Winter Mar 12 2020 12:00 AM

Nancy, we are so sorry to hear of Sams passing. Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family. I have some great memories of Sam and a lot of conversations we shared when he came into the Penske shop at the end of each week. He was such a great guy. Roger & Susan Ressler

Roger Ressler Mar 12 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sam Muncy

Roger Ressler Mar 12 2020 12:00 AM

Nancy, My deepest sympathies to you and Sam's family & friends. I always enjoyed our conversations during the sharing and working of Coffee Time at church. Hold your memories close and know he is in a better place. Blessings and prayers, Kelly

Kelly Richter Mar 11 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry I will keep you in my prayers Amy Muncy

Amy Muncy Mar 11 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sam Muncy

Amy Muncy Mar 11 2020 12:00 AM

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