James Samuel ‘Sammy’ Dills Jr.

Services for James Samuel “Sammy” Dills Jr., 60, Frankfort, will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, at LeCompte-Johnson-Taylor Funeral Home. Rev. Phil Case will officiate. Burial will follow in Frankfort Cemetery.

Sammy died unexpectedly Monday at his residence. A native of Frankfort, he was a truck driver for Soggy Bottom Farms in Frankfort and member of Bridgeport Christian Church. He was the son of the late Lola Spencer Cook and James Samuel Dills Sr. and was preceded in death by a sister, Ruby Bennett.

Survivors include his wife Eulene Dills; sons, Donald Kenneth Dills, Florida and Sammy Lee Dills, Frankfort; a brother, Richard (Joyce) Dills, Eminence; two granddaughters Erica Hall and Jaylee Dakota Rain Dills; four great-grandchildren Zachary Dills, Cameron Hagy Jr., Annabelle Marie Watson and Alexis Michelle Watson.

Pallbearers will be Shawn Cunigan, James Bradley Dills, Ernie Dills, Daniel Watson and Sammy Dills.

Visitation will be held Thursday 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Guestbook at ljtfuneralhome.com.

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  • Sammy was a good man and a great cuz. I will miss you Sammy. Hopefully someday I will be in Frankfort again. I will see you again someday my brother. God loves all his little children.

    David Dills

  • Sammy was a decent, hard working man who was an aritst with any kind of heavy earth-moving machines. Watching him run a track hoe was a thing of beauty, and he controlled it like he was sitting in his living room recliner playing a video games...effortlessly!  Godspeed Sammy!