Doug was born Sept. 6, 1957, in Panama City, Florida, to the late Warren David Sampson and Shelby Jean Turner Tomlinson.
Warren served in the U.S. Air Force and worked as an equipment operator in the construction business.
Survivors include his companion of 18 years, Nellie Brown King; one step-daughter and two step-sons all of Alabama; sisters, Cynthia Evans and husband Chris, and Cathy Pitsenbarger and husband Lee both of Ronceverte; brothers, David Vance Sampson and wife Kathy, and Stephen “Pick” Sampson and wife Tip both of Lewisburg; stepfather, John Tomlinson; Doug’s furry companion, Stormy; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were held on Monday, July 26, at the Sampson Family Cemetery at Moncove Lake in Monroe County, where Pastor Roger McDaniel officiated.
Visitation was Sunday evening, July 25 at the Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte, WV.
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