John Samuel (Sam) Trogdon, 77, of Valdosta, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the VA Hospital in Gainesville, Florida following a lengthy illness. He was born in Waycross, Georgia on July 14, 1940 to the late Alford and Florrie Flanders Trogdon. Sam was a veteran of the United States Navy and was a retired industrial paint contractor and real estate broker. He was a member of New Covenant Church.
Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Noles Trogdon of Valdosta; his daughter, Susannah Trogdon of Valdosta; his sons, John Trogdon of Valdosta, Adam Trogdon, and Kyle Trogdon both of Alpharetta; daughters and sons-in-law, Lauree and Chandler Griffin of Indian Harbor Beach, FL, and Amber and Lonnie Powell of Nashville, GA; his sons, Jesse Moore, Dusty Moore, and Jamie Moore all of Valdosta; his five grandchildren, Levi Griffin, Haiden Griffin, Noah Griffin all of Indian Harbor Beach, FL, Kyla Hancock and Gavin Hancock of Nashville, GA; his father-in-law Ralph Noles of Valdosta; his brothers Bob and Latrell Trogdon of Waycross, GA, and Fred and Jean Trogdon of KY; and several nieces and nephews. Sam was preceded in death by his first wife, Jeanne Trogdon, and his brother Alford Trogdon.
A memorial service for Sam Trogdon will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Carson McLane Funeral Home with Pastor Ronnie Hesters and Pastor Jeff Williams officiating. The committal will take place at the Cat Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery at a later date and time. Condolences to the family may be conveyed online at www.mclancecares.com. Carson McLane.
Published on October 27, 2017