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Joseph M. Sampité Obituaries

Manuscript 302

Sampité, Joseph M. (1931–2012). Obituaries, 2012

1 folder

Joseph Sampité served as mayor of Natchitoches for five terms. His accomplishments included expanding Natchitoches’s recreation program, spearheaded improvements in infrastructures, and was instrumental and bringing the production of the film “Steel Magnolias” to the city. He was inducted into the Louisiana Political Hall of Fame in Winnfield in 2002.

This collection features obituaries of Joseph Sampité, who died May 18, 2012.

The donor is unknown.


302-01 Joseph Michael Sampité, Funeral Mass, Minor Basilica of The Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Natchitoches, LA, 22 May 2012
Two Newspaper Clippings, Papers Unknown, 20 May 2012