WAYCROSS — Owen Ray Sammons, 56, passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020, peacefully at his home. Sammons was preceded in death by his mother, Linda Mullins. Survivors include his wife, Amanda; father, Dalton Ray Sammons; stepmother Sandra Sammons; two sons Dalton Ray Sammons II (wife Brandi) and Austin Taylor Sammons; one daughter, Tiffany Nichole Bernier; and seven grandchildren. Sammons’ passion in life was public service spending most of his career as a paramedic. He also was a member of the United States Army working as a paratrooper. Sammons was honorably discharged after suffering injuries to his knees from a jump. After retiring, his passions focused on his animal rescue efforts, his love of football (the Jaguars and the Sharks), and the love of his church, Grace Episcopal Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Grace Episcopal Church, 401 Pendleton St., Waycross, Georgia, 31501, and Be The Solution, www.bethesolution.us. Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.