Miss Samantha Marie “Sam” Boyer, age 28, of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on June 27, 1990, in Long Beach, California, the loving daughter of, Tina Marie (Boyer) McCray and Kevin Roy Rice. She was raised in Vevay, Indiana where she was a 2009 graduate of the Switzerland County High School. Samantha enjoyed crafts, coloring and spending time with her children. Samantha will be deeply missed by her loving family and friends. Samantha passed away at 10:45 a.m., Saturday, May 18, 2019, from injuries she sustained in an automobile accident on I-74 in Shelby County, Indiana.
Samantha will be lovingly remembered by her mother and step-father, Tina Marie (Boyer) and Michael McCray of Vevay, IN; her father, Kevin Roy Rice of Indianapolis, IN; her children, Isabella “Bella” Marie Elaine Couch of Madison, IN, Thomas Jene Majors of Mt. Sterling, IN and Olive Kathleen Singleton of Madison, IN; her maternal grandmother, Delores Elain “Dee” (Charnell) Boyer of Vevay, IN; her uncle and aunts, Ralph Boyer and his wife, Michelle of Florence, IN and Carole Easley of Eugene, OR; her cousins, Sonya Watson and her husband, Aaron of Hanover, IN, Jazzmine Boyer of Florence, IN, Abby Boyer of Florence, IN and Rylee Boyer of Florence, IN and her best friend, Kristen Jester and her companion, Curtis Birge and her three children.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Albert Gene Boyer, died March 21, 2015; her aunt, Debra Lynn Beatty, died May 5, 2018; her great-uncle, Floyd Ralph Boyer, died December 14, 1998 and her cousins, Floyd Gene Boyer, died September 17, 2012 and Shante Morales, died December 13, 2017.
Friends may call 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
A Celebration of Samantha’s Life will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at 8:00 p.m., by Rev. Mike Sawalich at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Sterling Baptist Church. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com