Sam Tate Faucett, 58, of Hendersonville passed away at his home Saturday, January 31, 2009. A native of Pickens County, Ga., he lived in Henderson County most of his life. He was a lifelong truck driver, and was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by a brother, Gene Faucett.
Survivors include a daughter, Rhonda Baker and her husband, Richard of Mills River; a brother, Jack Faucett and his wife, Sue of Travelers Rest, SC; two grandsons, Nick and Jake Baker of Mills River; several aunts and uncles; a number of nieces and nephews; and a very special cousin and dear friend, Tommy Champion of Crandall, GA.
A graveside memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, February 7, 2009 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Rev. Kevin Travis will officiate.
Memorials may be made to American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060. Guests may sign a register book at www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.
Forest Lawn Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.