OBITUARY: Samuel Leonard McPherson Sr.


Samuel Leonard McPherson, Sr., age 83, of Joelton, TN, passed away on June 3, 2024.

Preceded in death by his mother, Amelia McPherson and his father, Houston B. McPherson; sisters, Marydee Holleman and Milbrey Murphy; brother, Buck McPherson.

He is survived by his wife, Angel McPherson; their children, Elizabeth (Mickey) Schiavone, Robin (Ken) Carpenter, Michelle (Bo) Poe, Sam (Stephaine) McPherson, Jr., and David (Dani) Ramero; grandchildren, Jacob, Katie, Ryan, Josh, Brooke, Kayla, Reagan, Houston, MacKensie, Elijah, and Gabriella; great-grandchildren, Stella, Margot, and Olive; sister, Opha M. Ellis; godchildren, Addison and Sam Stafford.

Visitation will be at Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home, 2707 Gallatin Rd, in Nashville, on Thursday, June 6, from 4 pm-8 pm. Visitation will continue on Friday, June 7, from 9 am until the time of our service at 10 am, in our chapel. Rev. Armando San Miguel, Sr. officiating. There will be a private family graveside service immediately following the chapel service.


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