Samuel L. Burgin, 78, of Asheville passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2020 at Mission Hospital.
A native and lifelong resident of Buncombe County who was loved and known by many. He was a son of the late William Burgin, Sr. and Josie Pertiller Burgin.
"Sam" enjoyed working on cars, traveling, and speaking his mind. Anyone who ever knew him, knew where they stood with him. His straight talk will forever be remembered by those who knew and loved him.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Julia Burgin; brother, William Burgin, Jr.; sister, Carmen Burgin, all of Asheville.
Left to cherish his memory is son, Howard Burgin (Elaina Brooks) of Candler; daughters, Ann Dean, Antinita Burgin, and JB Burgin all of Asheville; brother, Waddell Burgin of Fletcher, Walter Burgin, Sr of Illinois; sister, Wilma Burgin Smith of Illinois; 20 grandchildren; numerous great and great-great grandchildren; other family members and friends.
A private family service will be held for Mr. Burgin.
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