Samuel Wilson Poitras died April 27, 2015 in San Francisco, CA. Sam was born in Princeton, NJ on January 15, 1974 to Louise Clark and Robert Herman Poitras. He was preceded in death by his father, and he is survived by his mother, Louise Clark Strauss, and his stepfather, Gordon C. Strauss, of Mt Pleasant, SC; his brother, Robert Clark Poitras and his daughters, Ellie and Lucy, of Chapel Hill; aunts and uncles Gail M Poitras of Cary, Caroline Clark Trask and her husband, John M. Trask, Jr., of Beaufort, SC, Eleanor Clark Larsen and her husband, Christian A. Larsen, Jr., of Rocky Mount; uncle and godfather Russel C. Harris of Tarboro; nine loving cousins; and godmother Phyllis S. Cowell of Rocky Mount.
A graveside service will be held Sunday, May 10, 2015, at 2:00 at Calvary Episcopal Church at 411 East Church Street, Tarboro with the Reverend Jane Rogers Wilson officiating.
The family will receive friends at 106 Norfleet Court, Tarboro on Saturday, May 9 from 5 to 7pm.
Memorials may be given to Calvary Episcopal Churchyard Special Fund, PO Box 1245, Tarboro, NC 27886.
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May Sam rest in peace.