Born: 08/20/1918
Died: 05/21/2006
Visitation: 4-9 P.M. Wednesday at the Funeral Home
Funeral Service: Thursday, May 25, 2006 at 11:00 A.M. Hall Funeral Home with Clinton "Buddy" Jones officiating.
Interment: Highland Memorial Park at Staffordsville, Ky.
Sammie Handshoe, age 87, formerly of Hueysville, Ky. husband of the late Arkansas Terry Handshoe, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky. He was born August 20, 1918 in Knott County, Ky., the son of the late Wilson Handshoe and Martha Patton Handshoe. Mr. Handshoe was a retired Gas Well Driller and a member of the Upper Salt Lick United Baptist Church.

Survivors include five sons, Bradford (Nadine) Handshoe, Hueysville, Ky., Phillip (Karen) Handshoe, Winchester, Ky., Garry (Barbara) Handshoe, Greenville, Oh., Rodney (Sharon) Handshoe, Lexington, Ky., Chris (Leslie) Handshoe, Flatwoods, Ky., a daughter, Yvonne (Paul) Hall, Lexington, Ky., 12 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, 5 step-great grandchildren.

His wife, parents, and 2 brothers and 7 sisters preceded him in death.

Funeral services for Sammie Handshoe will be conducted Thursday, May 25, 2006, at 11:00 a.m., at Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with Clergyman Clinton "Buddy" Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Park, Staffordsville, Ky., under the professional care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky. Visitation is from 4:00 p.m., to 9:00 p.m., Wednesday.

In Lieu of Flowers, family requested donations to Rose Mary C. Brooks Place, 200 Rose Mary Dr. Winchester, Ky. 40391, Contact Rick M. Calvert, 859-745-4904