Amos Sommer

Sommer

Amos A. Sommer, 83, of Metropolis, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 at Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis.

Born Sept. 8, 1936, Mr. Sommer was a farmer early in his life and retired from the Massac County Sheriff's Office, where he was a jailer.

Survivors include his wife, Irma; one daughter, Lottie Renee Sexton; one son, Michael Sommer; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two stepchildren, Terry Hiett and Betty Hiett; one brother, William Sommer; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one son Frankie Sommer; his parents, Sherman and Rosa Thompson Sommer; his sisters, Waiva and Loreine Burnett and Pauline Warren; and his brothers, Russell, Ralph, Odress Sommer.

Funeral service was held Friday at Miller-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home of Metropolis with Rev. David Siere officiating. Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens.

(0) entries

Sign the guestbook.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.