Samuel “Sam” Herbert Rascoe Jr.

Funeral services for Samuel “Sam” Herbert Rascoe Jr., 55, of Lucedale were held June 5, 2021 at 4 p.m. at Sigler Funeral Home.

He was better known as “Poppy” to most people. He was born April 21, 1966 in Mobile, Ala. He was considered a “jack of all trades” and one of the hardest workers around. He could fix anything put in front of him. He loved his family and friends, his hot rod, playing with his grandbabies and working on cars or tractors. He died May 31, 2021.

He is survived by his daughters Hailey (Taylor) Culbreth and Payton (Ryne) Baxter; grandchilden Taite, Hayden and Brecken Culbreth; mother Diane (Larry) Gates; father and mother-in-law Joe and Sue Mills; brother-in-law Kevin (Lisa) Mills; nieces Kirstie (Rick) Kichler and Karlie Mills; great-nephew and niece, Kolby and Collins Kichler and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his wife Tina Sue Rascoe and his father Samuel Herbert Rascoe Sr.

Officiating the services was Rev. Byron Whittington. Interment was in Magnolia Cemetery.

Sigler Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.