— Sam Nieto
Funeral services for Sam Nieto, age 75, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Bible Baptist Church. Brother Kim Hayes will officiate.
Sam Nieto was born on March 30, 1938. He passed away March 4, 2014 in his home after a short time battling cancer. By his side was his son Darrel Nieto, Granddaughter Mary Blalock-Perske and son Delbert Blalock.
Sam was the son of the late Panfilo and Elizabeth (Chavez) Nieto. He was preceded in death by his wife Deloris Nieto; sisters Joyce Smith of Chickasha, Mary Torres of Oklahoma city, Mildred Miller of Blanchard, Juanita Nieto of Anadarko, Antonia Gonzalez of Verden; brothers Jesse Nieto of Chickasha, Joe Nieto of Chickasha, David Nieto of Michigan; daughter Sarah Blalock of Chickasha; grandson Samuel Blalock; and granddaughter Samantha Blalock.
Sam is survived by two sisters Stella Smith of Chickasha and Carmen Austin of Chickasha; son Darrel and Margie Nieto of the home; children James and LaVon Blalock of Pioneer; Delbert and Karen Blalock of Chickasha; Sherry Blalock-Rashid of Oklahoma City; eight grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren on the way; a special granddaughter Mary Gail Blalock-Perske and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pall bearers are Jon Fisher, Bear Nieto, Mark Nieto, Jerry Smith, Lorenzo Garza and Jimmy D. Smith.
Interment will be at the Fairlawn Cemetery in Chickasha. Arrangements are under the direction of McRay Funeral Home.