STREETSBORO Sammie L. Tomblin, 53, died Sunday at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
Born Oct. 26, 1944 in West Virginia, he was the son of Pearl and Winnie Hampton. A former Cleveland resident, he had lived in Streetsboro for 17 years.
Mr. Tomblin was a laborer, working for Ravenna Aluminum at the FSI plant in Rootstown.
He was a member of Streetsboro Church of God.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia; sons, John Serafin of Cleveland and William Serafin of Mantua; daughter, Sheila Waddle of Charlestown; six grandchildren; one great-grandchildr; and sisters, Mary Hensley and Eulene Green, both of West Virginia, and Linnie Sams of Cleveland. His parents, three brothers and a sister died previously.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at Shorts Funeral Home, Streetsboro Chapel, where services will be held at 8 tonight, with the Rev. J.W. Adkins officiating.
Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association.