Mr. Samuel Emps “Sam” Bishop, 91, of Kingston Springs, TN died Friday January 10, 2020.

Born in Dickson, TN he was the son of the late Rueben and Clara Brown Bishop and was preceded in death by his wife, Myrtle Louise Bell “Pete” Bishop, and his son, Randy Bowers.

Sam was a U.S. Air Force veteran and had worked as an Aircraft Mechanic for the Tennessee Air National Guard. He was a member of the Harpeth Baptist Church. 

Funeral services will be Wednesday January 15, 2020 at noon from the Chapel of Taylor Funeral Home with Bro. Robert Hammer and Bro. Chanc Strickland officiating. Place of rest will be in the Middle TN Veterans Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday January 14 from 4 to 8 p.m.

Survivors include his daughter, Frances Robertson (Russell) of Trenton, KY; daughter-in-law, Alma Bowers of Dickson, TN; three grandsons, Nathan Bowers, Michael Bowers, and Jason Bowers (Leighanna); and two great-grandchildren, Joshua Bowers, Ruth Bowers.

Services under the direction of Taylor Funeral Home, Dickson, TN (615)446-2808.


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