Samantha J. Ardiana, 81

August 9, 1939 - January 9, 2021

Blanco, Texas resident Samantha J. Ardiana, 81, passed away Saturday, January 9, 2021, at Mary
Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.

Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Friday, January 15, at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with
Pastor Kathy Uldrich officiating. Graveside service will be held in Live Oak, TX at a later date.
There will be no viewing or visitation. Memorials may be given to Mary Lanning Hospice. For
the health and safety of others face masks are required for those attending the funeral, your
cooperation is appreciated. Since there are material sharing restrictions, we ask that you bring
your own pen for signing the registration book or memorial envelopes. If you do not bring one,
we can do that for you. Private condolences may be sent to the family at
Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.

Samantha was born August 9, 1939, in Hamilton, TX to Angus & Elizabeth (Tannmell) Jones.
She graduated from Evant High School in TX and then received her bachelor’s of arts degree in
education. Samantha married David Ardiana on March 4, 1960. She worked for many years as an
elementary teacher. She loved spending time with her two ornery sons and also enjoyed quilting
and crocheting.

Samantha was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Samantha D; granddaughter, Courtney
Ardiana; and siblings, Carl Jones, and Ernestene Price.


Husband: David Ardiana – Blanco, TX

Sons & Spouses: Steven & Carrie Ardiana – Juniata, NE
Douglas & Gina Ardiana – Bandon, OR

Grandchildren & Spouse: Breann & Ryan Cobb
Ryan Ardiana
Abbey Ardiana
Dylan Ardiana
Shelbi Soucie
Taylor Soucie
Ben Ardiana
Hailey Ardiana
Tony Ardiana
Kellen Ardiana

Great-Grandchildren: Emily Ardiana
Megan Lewison
Justice Cobb
Walker Cobb
Brandon Cobb
Briar Robinson
Layla Robinson

Siblings & Spouse: Neldean Brown
David & Shirley Jones

Numerous Nieces & Nephews