Posted: Tuesday, March 8, 2011 1:50 pm
The Messenger, March 8, 2011
Paul Richmond Seals, 83, of the Shawtown community died 5:15 p.m. March 6, 2011, at his home.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Rev. Danny O’Guin will officiate. Burial will follow in Mt. Manuel Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home 5-8 p.m. today.
Pallbearers will be Jamie Roach, Jesse Stover, J.A. Ransom, Donald Ray Ransom, Jackie Childress and David McBride.
The family requests that memorial contributions take the form of donations to Mt. Manuel Cemetery Association, in care of James Henson, 1328 Rolling Meadows Drive, Union City, TN 38261.
He was born Sept. 13, 1927, in Dyer County, son of the late Clint and Lula (Box) Seals. He was a graduate of the former Hornbeak High School and was a retired farmer and a member of Walnut Log Baptist Church. He had been the manager and a player for the former Hickman Hardware independent baseball team.
He is survived by his wife, Lessie (Glidewell) Seals, whom he married Aug. 17, 1950; his daughter and son-in-law, Paula and Robin Parker of Hornbeak; two sons and daughters-in-law, Jimmy and Barbara Seals of the Shawtown community and Ricky and Lori Seals of the Clayton community; his brother, Bobby Seals of Arlington; his sister, Helen Kennon of Samburg; seven grandchildren, J.R. Seals, Jana Deem, Amy Horner and Courtney Seals, all of Union City, Jeremy Seals and Hollie Parker, both of Hornbeak, and Jentrie Coffey of Hickman, Ky.; and eight great-grandchildren, Seth Callens and Landon Callens, both of Union City, Jackson Seals, Katie Seals, Paul Hayden Seals and Olivia Seals, all of Hornbeak, and Briley Coffey and Avery Coffey, both of Hickman.
He was also preceded in death by his sister, Eloise Cash; and his brother, Narvel Seals.
To view the DVD that is an online tribute, or to leave messages of condolence for the family, visit the funeral home website at www.emfuneralhome.com.