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Memorial Fund (Scholarship, Dedication, etc.).

In lieu of flowers, donations are welcome to a fund for Saint Vincent de Paul Society of Our Lady of the Hills. All funds collected will be used to directly serve vulnerable members of the Columbia, SC, community in need of food, utilities, or other support. Deanie was a member of SVDP and served regularly, ministering to our neighbors in need. This memorial fund is administered by Deanie's daughter Julie.

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Julie Finelli

Deanie Sams Tourville

October 20, 1943 - January 17, 2021

In lieu of flowers, donations are welcome to a fund for Saint Vincent de Paul Society of Our Lady of the Hills. All funds collected will be used to directly serve vulnerable members of the Columbia, SC, community in need of food, utilities, or other support. Deanie was a member of SVDP and served regularly,...  see more

OBITUARY
Deanie Elizabeth Sams Tourville, 77, passed away suddenly on January 17, 2021. She was preceded in death by her father John William Sams, Jr., her mother Ella Mae Goodson Sams, her brother John William Sams, III, and many beloved aunts and uncles. She is survived by her high school sweetheart and husband of 56 years, Bill, her sisters Barbara Lukat and Jennifer Schaaf, her brother-in-law Ron Lukat, sisters- and brothers-in-law Caroline...  see more
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  • Gina Finelli
    Words are never enough for a time like this…nor are they enough to encapsulate or honor a life well lived by a kind and giving soul like Deanie. Yet here I am trying to do exactly that. I will start by saying I am heart-broken, and honestly still in...  more
  • Barbara Lukat
  • Barbara Lukat
    To all who loved Deanie! Deanie was so much to all of us and we are blessed to have her in so many special memories. She was there through thick and thin times. I will miss her willing ear, and wise advice. Mostly I will miss our laughter together and...  more
  • Jennifer  Schaaf
    Dear family and friends: My sister Deanie will be dearly missed. She was a wonderful sister and friend. I loved her so much.
  • Gail Motley
    Bill, we would like to extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family. While we did not know Deanie, she sounds like she was a remarkable person, and embraced the things in life that matter the most. May your precious memories comfort you during...  more
  • Maureen Baudhuin
    Sending our heartfelt condolences to the whole family. May cherished memories bring you comfort and peace.
  • Johanna Denzin
    Sending my love and prayers for the comfort of the family.