John Samuel ‘Sammy’ Brinkley age 49 of Ahoskie died Tuesday, December 23, 2008 at his home. He was born February 6, 1959 in Ahoskie to John Samuel Brinkley, Sr. and Shelby ‘Jean’ Davis Brinkley of Ahoskie.
Sammy graduated from Ahoskie High School, graduated from NC State and was owner of Brinkley Motors.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, December 27, 2008 at 11:00 AM at Ahoskie United Methodist Church. Rev. Lee Edwards and Rev. John Dutton will officiate.
Left to cherish his memory are his parents, his wife Pam Brinkley of the home, his daughter Morgan Brinkley of Raleigh, his sister Shawn Terry and her husband Buddy of Ahoskie, brother Tim Brinkley of Ahoskie, a nephew Brandon Terry and a niece Courtney Brinkley.
The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7:00 to 8:30 PM at Garret Funeral home in Ahoskie. Memorials may be made to Relay for Life