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Samuel Eugene Argo

Samuel E. Argo, 80, resident of 2448 Hwy. 20 husband of Dorothy "Dot" Simpson Argo passed away Wednesday June 29, 2011 at Hospice of the Piedmont, Hospice House in Greenwood, SC.

Born in Abbeville Co. SC he was a son of the late Rev. Carthy Argo and Minnie Martin Argo.

Sam served his country as a United States Marine. He was a retired Design Supervisor with Milliken Textiles with over 51 years of service. Sam was a loyal and devoted member of the Abbeville Pentecostal Holiness Church. He also served as a Deacon of the church for many years and was also a Sunday school teacher in the church. Sam will be remembered as a loving husband, father, bother and grandfather and will be greatly missed by his loving family and many friends.

Survivors are: His beloved wife of 61 years Dorothy Simpson Argo of the home; 2 sons Kim E. Argo and Buddy Argo both of Abbeville, SC; 1 daughter B.J. Argo of Honea Path, SC; 1 brother Rev. Marion Argo and his wife Pat of Abbeville, SC; 1 sister Verbielee Harrison of Abbeville, SC; 5 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother Willie Avant Argo.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday July 1, 2011 at 4:00 PM at the Abbeville Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Rev. Ray Massey officiating. The burial will follow in Melrose Cemetery with military honors. The family is at 317 Noble Drive Abbeville, SC.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:30 PM Thursday evening at the Abbeville Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Memorials in memory of Sam may be made to the Abbeville Pentecostal Holiness Church 109 Barnett St. Abbeville, SC 29620.

Visitation

Pentecostal Holiness Church
109 Barnett St
Abbeville, SC  29620
Thursday, June 30, 2011
6:00-8:30 PM

Service

Pentecostal Holiness Church
109 Barnett St
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, July 1, 2011
4:00 PM

Interment

Melrose Cemetery
Hwy 28
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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Guestbook

Argo family, Continue prayer during your time of needs

Ree Ree and Donnie Ashley Jul 2 2011 12:00 AM

Rev. Marion Argo, Remym, Ethan and I pray for God's comfort to be with you and your family in this time of loss.

Rev. Douglas B. Barton Jul 1 2011 12:00 AM

Dot and Family, Joyce and I were saddened to hear about Sam's death. Please know that you will all be in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time in your life.

Richard & Joyce Strawhorn Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM

TO MRS. ARGO & FAMILY, SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT MR. ARGO DEATH.I REMEMBER HIM WHEN I WENT THERE.MY PRAYERS WILL BE WITH THE FAMILY AT THIS TIME .MAY GOD BLESS YOUR FAMILY AT THIS TIME

darnell bond & family Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM

Ms.Dot & family Paul & I were so sorry to hear of the passing of Sam. I have so many wonderful memories of my childhood growing up in chruch with all of ya'll. He's in GODS hands now. Love ya'll with all my heart. Linda

Linda R Tiller Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM

We are indeed sorry to hear of the passing of Sam. We worked side by side for years some 40 years ago and Sam was always a dear friend and will be missed. Our love to the family and we will remember you in our prayers. Thanks, Ginger & Tom Dixon

Thomas Dixon Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM

Dot you and your family are in our prayers.We are so sorry for your loss.Sam will be missed.

Evelyn and Marshall waldrop Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM

DOT & ALL FAMILY, WE ARE SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT SAM. ALWAYS A FRIENDLY WORD. HE WILL SURELY BE MISSED. WE WILL KEEP YOU ALL IN OUR THOUGHTS AND OUR PRAYERS.

Nancy W.& Donald Reece Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM

So Sorry to hear of your loss. Sam was a great Christian man that will be missed. Love and prayers, Mrs Dot to you and the family. Love you!

Beth (Turpin) Hodges Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM

Mrs. Dot and Family, Sam will truly be missed by all. May God bless your family and give you comfort during this difficult time. You are all in my prayers. We love you so very much. Hannah and Shannon Chasteen

Hannah Chasteen Jun 30 2011 12:00 AM