Samuel H. Alspaugh, Sr.

November 27, 1937 - May 4, 2016
Samuel H. Alspaugh, Sr.

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Samuel H. Alspaugh, Sr., 78 of Williamsburg, peacefully passed away with family at his side on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 to join his loving wife of 59 years, Shirley, in Heaven. Born on November 27, 1937 in Richmond, Virginia, he retired from the U.S. Air Force in 1975 after 20 years of service. After retiring from civil service at Cheatham Annex, Sam became an avid coin collector. He loved researching his family history, working with his hands and helping family and friends. Sam will be remembered as a great father, grandfather and friend. He leaves cherished memories to his children: Sam, Jr. (Dorrie), Dahlene, Rebecca, Dori (Mike), Amanda (Brian), and 11 grandchildren. A private service has been planned. In our Dad’s memory, contributions may be made in his name to: Hospice House of Williamsburg located at 4445 Powhatan Parkway, Williamsburg, VA 23188. Online condolences may be shared with the family at bucktroutfuneralhome.net.


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  • May 09, 2016
    Grace E. Schache Cantwell lit a candle:
    Lit since May 9, 2016 at 5:49:33 PM

  • May 10, 2016
    Betty Weaver says:
    Knew Sam from working at Cheatham Annex. I always enjoyed talking with him. He was a great person. My condolences to the family.

  • July 05, 2016
    Carol Tooley Hall says:
    My regrets. I just found out about Sam today . I am so sorry. My prayers and thoughts are with you all.