Ricky J. Samson, 57, Warren

1978 Warren High School graduate


Ricky Joseph Samson, 57, of Mobile, Alabama, and formerly of Warren and Bristol, died Sunday, March 12, 2017 in Alabama. He was the son of the late A. Paul and Luise (Iasiello) Samson.

Ricky was a 1978 graduate of Warren High School and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Massachusetts/Amherst.

He is survived by his sister, Michele Souza (Bob) of Rehoboth, MA; and his brothers, Arthur and Paul Samson (Daria), both of Warren. He also leaves two nieces, Tammie Luther and Christal Samson; a great-niece, Alyssa (Luther) Brown; and a great-nephew, Dillon Luther.

Our brother generously donated himself to a University College of Medicine.

Services are respectfully omitted at this difficult time in our lives. For online condolences, please visit wjsmithfh.com.


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