Sam L. Large

Mar. 07, 2013 @ 11:44 PM

Sam L. Large, age 60, of Gatlinburg, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2013.

Sam was the Past President of the Gatlinburg Chamber of Commerce and owner of the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair. He was the 2012 recipient of the Zeno Wall, Jr. Tourism Award from the Gatlinburg Chamber of Commerce. He also served on the Board of Directors for Mountain National Bank.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dave and Rozetta Large, and brother, Ronnie Mayford Large.

Survivors: wife, Tracey Large; daughter, Jacalyn Burke-Ochoa and husband John; grandson, Samuel Harrison Ochoa; sisters, Faye Deavers, Barbara Ann King and husband Max; brother, James Edward Large and wife Wilma; several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Shepherd Center, 2020 Peachtree Road, Atlanta, Georgia, or Smoky Mountain Resort Ministries, 2206 Highland Acres Way, Gatlinburg, TN 37738.

The family will receive friends 4-6 p.m. Monday with a funeral service to follow at 6:30 p.m. in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Black officiating. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.