Fuller-Sheffield Funeral
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Austin, TX 78702
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Mr. Willie B. Sampson


July 18, 1929 - September 12, 2012

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Mr. Willie B Sampson,83, of Austin, Texas died at Seton Hospital on Wednesday, September 12, 2012. He was June 18, 1929, in Cedar Creek, Texas, to the union of Moses and Della Sampson.

He received his BS and MS from Huston-Tillotson and also served in the United States Army. Willie B. loved sports and exceled in football and basketball. He was a longtime assistant principal at Dawson Elementary School. He was known as "The Call Man" for AISD and travelled to other schools around the city as a sit in principal. Willie B. Sampson was a member of Greater Mt. Zion Baptist Church for 55 years where he served as a bible school teacher and deacon.

Willie B. will be especially remembered for his quick wit, spirit of adventure, and the tenaciousness that allowed him to achieve top rankings in many diverse endeavors.

Survivors include: his wife Betty Jo Sampson; brother, Rev. Huet (Dorothy) Sampson; stepson, Alfred Sanders; grandchildren, Kervonda Sampson & Kerwin (Cherie) Sampson.