Luther Oyama "Sam" Yeager
March 6, 1928 - August 15, 2011
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Kilpatrick Funeral Home
1200 Lamy Lane
Monroe, LA 71201
318-323-9611 | Map
Kilpatrick Funeral Home
1200 Lamy Lane
Monroe, LA 71201
318-323-9611 | Map
Wednesday 8/17

Funeral services for Luther Oyama “Sam” Yeager will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, August 17, 2011 in the chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home West Monroe. Officiating will be Rev. J.W. Bunn, Rev. Calton Yeager, Rev. Don Banks, Rev. Waine Self and Rev. James Gardner. Interment will follow at Antioch Methodist Cemetery, Eros, LA. Sam…

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Mike Burson left a message on August 26, 2011:
Sam was my cousin, although I never got to meet him. His grandfather, Seburn Burson, and my great grandfather, James Asbury Burson, were brothers. I found Sam and his wife Mary through family history research. They were of great help to me. Such nice people, I feel his loss deeply. May he rest in peace.
Reggie and Debbie Owens left a message on August 19, 2011:
Please know Mr Sam's passing is a Great Loss to our community. He always joked with us, but was always a gentleman! Your family has our deepest sympathy. He will be greatly missed!! love, the Owens family-Reggie, Debbie, Matt, Mark & Danielle.
Jeffrey Garrett left a message on August 17, 2011:
Mr. Sam was a great friend and co-worker, he was a great help to me on funerals when I was employed with Kilpatrick Funeral Homes. He was a true gentleman and christian family man, and would lend a ear and give encouraging words when asked, the community has lost a GREAT MAN
Linda Beasley left a message on August 17, 2011:
So sorry to hear of your loss, Sam was such a nice man...+
Marie Cook Anderson left a message on August 16, 2011:
Mary, So sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.
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Rusty and Lori Hofler left a message on August 16, 2011:
We were saddened to learn of Mr.Sams passing.Will be in prayer for all the family.My father spoke very highly of him.He leaves an example for us to follow.I know its a sad day for his family,but,what joy he has.Now,he has seen the face of our Lord Jesus.What a day it is for him!
Charles A. Brown left a message on August 16, 2011:
I am so sorry to hear about Sam, he and the entire Yeager family are wonderful people. My thoughts & prayers are with you all. Just remember he is in a much better place!
Neal & Peggy Duncan left a message on August 16, 2011:
Mary, Laurie & Randy. Please know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers. So many fond memories of Sam--from banks, CPA at Kilpatrick's his name for parking cars and ULM sporting events. He will be greatly missed by many, many people.
Steve Mintz left a message on August 16, 2011:
Dear Mary, Calton, Martha and entire related Yeager Family, My condolences. Sam was always so nice and professional with me. I had the honor of working with Sam for many years at Central Bank. Sam was one of the finest bankers in our entire trade area. He was one of the nicest, finest human beings I have ever known. He lived his beliefs. Well done. I think this of the entire Yeager I know. I have made a memorial contribution in his name to Forsythe Avenue Beautification for one of the Redbud Trees in front of Parkview Babtist Church in Monroe in the Forsythe Avenue boulevards. If there is anything I can do please just let me know. Sincerely yours, Steve Mintz
Maggie L Mcgough left a message on August 16, 2011:
Sam was a real inspiration to me when I started working in the banking industry. He was very kind and very helpful to me. He will be missed by all who knew him. My condolences to the family.
Susan Parker Harris left a message on August 16, 2011:
Dear Yeager family, I was so sorry to hear of Mr. Sam's passing but I know that he is finally at rest with the Lord and his family. I will never forget his smile or the friend that he was to my dad, Monroe Parker. He always had a smile and a kind word. I will pray for peace and comfort for you in the days ahead. Sincerely, Susan Parker Harris
Elaine left a message on August 15, 2011:
Such a fine, caring, Christian man! It was my pleasure to really get to know Mr. Sam when he came to work at Kilpatrick's while I was employed there. He loved "Mrs. Hilda" so very much and missed her greatly when she went home, but he was excited to have Mary come into his life...and Randy's life. He always spoke with love of Laurie and Randy. He will be missed by so many people, of whom I am one.
John Huntsman left a message on August 15, 2011:
I think I spent more time at the Yeager's house growing up than I did at my own. Mr. Sam always treated me like one of his own, always left me with a smile and made sure we stayed out of trouble. He touched so many lives and will be missed by so many. While I can't be there for the service, my thoughts, prayers and spirit will be there. Thank you Mr. Sam for being part of our lives.
Aubrey Gaston left a message on August 15, 2011:
Have many fond memories of our days at Eros High School. Remembering the family in our prayers.
Kilpatrick Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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