Kenneth R. (Sam) Waddell, 73, of Millry died May 20, 2010 at Washington County Nursing Home.
He was born April 7, 1937. He served in the United States National Guard. He worked as a warehouseman for National Foods in New Orleans, LA for many years. His hobbies were cat fishing and working outside in the yard.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Jean Waddell, Millry; one son, David (Tammy) Gardner, Millry; two brothers, C.J. Waddell, Metairie, LA, George (Bernice) Waddell, Biloxi, MS; two sisters, Janice Morrison, Biloxi, MS, Mary Helen Byrd, Spanish Fort; one grandchild, Alex Gardner.
The service was May 22 at 12 p.m. at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Millry with Rev. Ernest Tucker of St. Stephens Funeral Home officiating. Burial was in the Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Danny Joe Gardner, Frankie Gardner, Bobby Joe Gardner, Don Brown, David Allen and Wiley Middleton.