Ed Paul, 79, of Brownfield, died peacefully and went to his home on November 19, 2022. A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, November 26, 2022, at Calvary Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Steve Carter.
Edward Francis Paul was born on January 13, 1943 in Guthrie, OK to John and Hilda Paul. He graduated from St. Mary's Catholic School in Guthrie, OK and then attended Langston College. Ed proudly served in the U.S. Army. As a disabled Veteran he loved his country until the day he died. He would gladly have served again. He loved visiting with his fellow Veterans at Crown Point.
Ed married Charlene Upton in Brownfield, TX on April 22, 1982 and they shared 40 years together working and raising their family in Brownfield. "Fast Eddie," or, "Special Ed" was known for his baking skills. He believed a bundt cake or pie could fix anything! He also enjoyed gardening and spending time outdoors. Ed never met a stranger and loved people. He was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Brownfield.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Hilda Paul; in-laws, Charles & Frances Upton; and siblings, Bud Paul, Herman Paul, Bob Paul, and Sis Paul.
Ed is survived by his wife, Charlene; children, Bill Bohlman (Corrine), Robin Dale (Mark), John Paul, Heather Kinzie, Matt Paul (Melanie), Jayson Hillhouse (Julie) and Jamie Gore; sisters, JoAnn Seaton (Gary) and Elizabeth Blatt (Charles); 17 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.