Dean Carter Sampson, 76, of Alma died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at a local hospital. He was a retired school teacher in California and Oregon and Van Buren, Alma and Mountainburg school districts.
Cremation was under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Van Buren. No service is scheduled.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon; three daughters, Terri Burton and Kerri Tucker, both of Van Buren, and Sherri O’Brien of Broken Arrow, Okla.; two sisters, Ann Dunlap of Van Buren and Joan Wells of Fayetteville; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.