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Sam A. Tatum

November 19, 1937 — May 26, 2023


Sam A Tatum 85, of Powhatan, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on May 26 2023. He is survived by his wife Barbara Tatum;  children Dennis Tatum (Tammy), Dinah Tatum (Chris) and Glenn Tatum; grandchildren Ashley Tatum (Jamie), Billy Tatum (Leyla), Samantha Anderson (Tyler) and Dale Tatum; great granddaughter Bexlei Tatum and one sister Hazel Johnson. Sam started his trucking company with Dennis in 1984 which is still in operation today. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday 2:00 PM in the Wylliesburg Baptist Church cemetery 655 barnesville Hwy. Wylliesburg VA 23976. Online condolences may be made at

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Wednesday, May 31, 2023

2:00 - 3:00pm (Eastern time)

Wylliesburg Baptist Church Cemetery

655 Barnesville Hwy, Wylliesburg, VA 23976

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