was born in Tar River, Oklahoma, July 30,
1918, and died Thursday,
March 19, 2009 in Charleston, AR.
Paul served in the U.S. Army from
to 1948 and later was a technical illustrator
for both the Army
and the Air Force in Kansas, Hawaii, and
He is survived by his wife
of nearly 68 years, Ida Sue
sons, Richard "Dick" and wife Geri of
Claiborne "Clay" and wife Carol of
Charleston, AR, three grandsons,
Richard Jr., Thomas W. and Aaron C.; a
Jodi A. Bonet.
and four great grandchildren.
preceded in death by his parents, Virgil T. and
along with two sons, Michael and Jeffery. Also two brothers,
Virgil Jr. and Richard who drowned in a mill pond in
1929 near Cardin.