Following a lengthy battle with colon cancer, Samuel (Sammy) Ferdon Nesmith, 65, passed away Friday, March 19, 2021 at Conway Medical Center.
Sammy was born in Conway, South Carolina on February 20, 1956. He was an avid fisherman. He loved working on cars and was an extremely skilled craftsman. Sammy was a loving soul who will be fondly remembered.
Sammy was preceded in death by his father, James (Jack) T. Nesmith, his brother, James (Jim) T. Nesmith, Jr. and his sister, Linda Avecilla.
Survivors include his son, Samuel (Sam) Ferdon Nesmith (wife Kendra), two wonderful grandchildren, Tanner and Tatum of Alabama, his loving mother, Ruby Nesmith, one brother, David Nesmith, one sister, Dottie Nesmith and several nieces and nephews.
Sammy will also be dearly missed by his special family friends, Ronnie Dale Clardy and Billy Joe Johnson.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 3:00pm at Union United Methodist Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends prior to and following the graveside service.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
Mr. Nesmith is entrusted to the care of Lewis Crematory and Funeral Services, Myrtle Beach, SC.
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