Wesley Sampson, 62, of Arnoldsburg died Wednesday, April 16, 2003 at Miletree Center following an extended illness.

He was born in Calhoun County, a son of the late Cecil and Nellie Booher Sampson.

He was a factory worker for Krondite Brick Factory with 25 years of service.

He is survived by two sons, Wesley Sampson Jr. of Florence, S.C., and Andrew William Sampson, one daughter, Susan Reip of Reedy and their mother, Xenia Jones; two brothers, Delmer Sampson of Massillon, Ohio, and George Sampson of Newberry, S.C.; two sisters, Wanetta Rogers of Massillon and Florence Rogers of Grantsville; and four granddaughters.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Matthew John Sampson; and two brothers, Bernard and Bill Sampson. Private service will be later.

Parsons-Waybright Funeral Home in Ripley was in charge of arrangements.