Sam Branch "Daddy Sam", 81, of Soddy-Daisy, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. Services will be held at 1 p.m. today, Nov. 9, 2013, in the funeral home chapel with his son, the Rev. Chuck Branch officiating with Larry McKissick speaking. The Rev. Seton Tomyn and Glenn Kilgore will give prayers. Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Grandchildren will serve as pallbearers, great-grandchildren will follow. The Koenia Sunday School Class and members of the Chosin Few will serve as honorary pallbearers. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the funeral home. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.