Some may live fewer years and some may live longer. Nevertheless, 70-80 years is generally the length of life for mankind, and in eternal terms, it’s a very short time indeed. Therefore, we must live with an appreciation for the eternal consequences of how we live and give God all the glory, when we are blessed beyond three scores and ten. Today and forver, we will remember the beautiful spirit of the late Florrie Samuels.
Visitation for Ms. Florrie Samuels will be held 6-7 pm, Friday, March 22, 2019 in the John Eli Chapel of Martin Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held 2:00 pm, Saturday, March 23, 2019, First Estill Baptist Church, Estill, SC with burial in the First Estill Baptist Church Cemetery, Estill, SC. Ms. Samuels transitioned on Monday, March 18, 2019 in Beaufort, SC, surrounded by her loving family.
And God will wipe away all tears from their eyes, and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow nor crying. Neither shall there be any more pain. For the former things are passed away. Revelation: 21:4
We have assembled in the spirit of love and with sincere thankfulness to celebrate the life of Florrie Samuel. Truly her presence shall surely be missed; but the endless memories, shall forever be embellished within the core of our hearts. Florrie Bryant Samuel was born on August 1, 1932 to the late John Hack Bryant and the late Catherine Moore Bryant in Hampton County, South Carolina. She surrendered to the summon of her Creator on Monday, March 18, 2019, Beaufort, South Carolina. She was educated in the public schools of Hampton County, South Carolina. She was also married to the late John Henry Samuel. Florrie was a faithful member of First Estill Baptist Church until her failing health rendered her unable to attend, but her mind stayed on God and her church. She also sang in the church choir. She loved children, her family, and helping others.
Florrie was predeceased in death by: her parents and two children, Clarice S. Tilley and Larry Samuel.
She leaves to cherish her fond memories: children, Fleeta Cohen, Beaufort, SC, Stephen Samuel, Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Jerry Samuels, Fort Myers, FL; a special nephew raised in the home, Whence Bryant; 12 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; 4 great great - grandchildren; host of cousins and friends.