Sam “Sambo” Saulters

Published 2:20 pm Friday, February 28, 2020

Funeral services for Sam “Sambo” Saulters were held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, at Santee Baptist Church. Mr. Saulters, age 60, passed away from this life on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020 at his residence in Prentiss. Rev. Brad Roberts officiated. Interment followed at the Saulters-McRaney Cemetery on Saulters Road in Prentiss.

Pallbearers were Joseph King, Jeff Saulters, Terry King, John Dyess, Buster Walden and Dennis Boleware.

Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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Sam “Sambo” Saulters was born Oct. 4, 1959, in Prentiss, to James Saulters and Christine Moore Saulters. Mr. Saulters was a contractor in the flooring business. He was a member of Santee Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father and one brother, Hank James Saulters.

Mr. Saulters is survived by his wife of 33 years, Cathleen Saulters of Prentiss; one daughter, Tasha LeAnn Saulters of Jayess; two sisters Hilda Faye King (Joe) of Collins and Joyce Nell Cook (John) of Prentiss; one brother, Clinton Saulters (Marie) of Sumrall and eight nieces and five nephews.

Visitation was Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020 from 5 – 9 p.m. at Santee Baptist Church.

Online condolences and a guest registry are available at

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