Paul Duley, 93, of Moulton, died Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville. He was born the son of Lester and Joan (Tharp) Duley on May 16, 1920 in Moulton. He attended Moulton Community School in Moulton.
Paul served his country during the end of WWII with the US Army. On Nov. 30, 1963, Paul was united in marriage to Enid S. Pangburn in Lancaster, Mo. Paul worked as a cook on the Wabash Railroad, then went to work for the Norfolk & Western Railroad in maintenance of way for more than 12 years. He was a member of the American Legion in Moulton for many years and was also a member of the Moulton Christian Church where he was baptized in 2003.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Enid S. Duley on March 24, 2003; his brothers, Walter, Glenn, Joe and Charles Duley; and his sisters, Georgia Spotts and Ruth Bridgeman.
Paul is survived by his step-son, Alvin Exline and his wife, Nyoka of Moulton; special nephew, Terry Pangburn of Moulton; a brother, Dean Duley of Moulton; two step-grandchildren and five step-great grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 at the Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Moulton with the Rev. Jerry Weller officiating. Burial with full military honors at the Sunset View Cemetery north of Moulton. Visitation will be held today from 2-8 p.m. at the funeral home with the family present from 6-8 p.m.
Memorials may be made to either the American Legion in Moulton or to the First Responders in Moulton and can be left or mailed to the funeral home.
The Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Moulton has been entrusted with the care of the Duley family and condolences can be sent at: schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com.