Floral 15

Mary Ann Sams

May 25, 1954 ~ February 7, 2024 (age 69) 69 Years Old

Mary Sams Obituary

Mary Ann Sams, 69 of Peoria, IL, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2024 peacefully at her home.

Mary was born on May 25, 1954 in Monterey, Tennessee, the daughter of James and Grace Sams. Survivors of Mary include her three children Shane (Jamie) Vester, Tonya (Pascal) Maroun, and Terry Joe II (Bri) Bohannan. Her siblings Vivian Brown, Vera (Clifford) Greer, Patty Lafever, and Charles (Annette) Sams, as well as her seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She resided with Micheal Harper in her home. She was preceded in death by her parents James and Grace Sams, her brothers James and Wayne Sams, and her granddaughter Kylee Ann Vester.

Mary graduated from Woodruff High School in Peoria, Illinois. She worked at Caterpillar and also worked as a bartender and bookkeeper at the Mutual Tap in Peoria. Mary found joy in spending quality time with her family and friends and was always full of laughter. She enjoyed tending to her flowers and was an avid bowler.

A visitation will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m., Thursday, February 15 at Rux Funeral Home in Williamsfield, Illinois with graveside services following at 11:00 a.m. at Glendale Cemetery in Elmore, Illinois. Rux Funeral Home in Williamsfield is in charge of arrangements.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mary Ann Sams, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Mary Ann Sams?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Mary's memory.


February 15, 2024

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Rux Funeral Homes
103 E. Gale St.
Williamsfield, IL 61489

Graveside Service
February 15, 2024

11:00 AM
Glendale Cemetery
24529 W. Jackson St.
Laura, IL 61451


© 2024 Rux Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility