Jan. 20, 1923 Boonville Warrick County Indiana, USA
Aug. 12, 1987 Elizabethtown Hardin County Kentucky, USA
Sam was the youngest of nine children of Claud Earl and Elma Gertrude Purdue Addington. He enlisted in the army on 2 Aug 1944 in Louisville, Kentucky. After WWII, he came home to Elizabethtown and later married Georgia "Betty" Sells. They had one child.