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Ferrol Sams

AKA Ferrol Aubrey Sams, Jr.

Born: 26-Sep-1922
Birthplace: Woolsey, GA
Died: 29-Jan-2013
Location of death: Fayetteville, GA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Run with the Horsemen

Military service: US Army Medical Corps (1943-47)

Father: Ferrol Aubrey Sams
Mother: Mildred Matthews
Wife: Helen Fletcher (m. 18-Jul-1948, until his death, three sons, one daughter)
Daughter: Ellen Nichol
Son: Ferrol Aubrey Sams III
Son: Fletcher Sams
Son: James Sams

    University: Mercer University (1942)
    Medical School: MD, Emory University (1949)

Author of books:
Run with the Horsemen (1982, novel)
The Whisper of the River (1984, novel)
The Widow's Mite and Other Stories (1987, short stories)
The Passing: Perspectives of Rural America (1988, nonfiction)
Christmas Gift! (1989, novella)
When All the World Was Young (1991, novel)
Epiphany: Stories (1994, short stories)
Down Town (2007, novel)

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