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Friday, June 14, 2019
5:00 - 7:00 P.M.

Friday, June 14, 2019
5:00 P.M.
Ray Williams Memorial Chapel
301 N. Howard Avenue

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06/12/2019 09:20 PM



Mrs. Barbara Jean Whetstone Sampson of Tampa passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019.  The Visitation will be held Friday, June 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue. 

Mrs. Barbara Jean Whetstone Sampson was a native of Tampa, Florida born to William Roy Whetstone and Willie B. Penny Whetstone.  She attended and was baptized at College Hill Church of God In Christ.  She received her early education in the public schools of Hillsborough County and earned her General Equivalency Diploma in 1977 in McKinney, Texas.  She worked as an Office Coordinator at the Sheraton Grand Hotel/Intercontinental Hotel, Tampa for over 25 years.  She was preceded in death by: maternal grandparents, Willie and Emma Penny; paternal grandparents, Fletcher and Clady Whetstone; and nephew, Antonio Powell.

She leaves to cherish her memory: her husband, Larry Sampson; her parents, William and Willie B. Whetstone; her children, Santonja Lane, Tiara Floyd (Anthony), and Satura Whetstone; sisters, Jacci McCloud and Wanda Powell; brothers, William Whetstone Jr., Terry Whetstone (JoAnne), and Billy Whetstone; grandchildren, Tavaris, Darrian, Amari, Taliyah; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins who she loved dearly, and a host of other relatives and friends.

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301 N. Howard Avenue 
Tampa, FL 33606-1508
Phone:  813.253.3419 
  Fax:  813.251.4912
Email:  raywilliamsfh@verizon.net         
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