LaGrange- Samuel Koonce age 56, died on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM from St. James Church Disciple of Christ in LaGrange. A wake will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2017; 7-8 from St. James Church Disciple of Christ. Interment will follow in Hiti Cemetery in Trenton. Personal care by S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home in Snow Hill.