Ruth  Paul
Ruth Marie Paul, 84, of Williamsburg, KY, passed away Friday, February 14, 2020 at Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born December 18, 1935 in Erwin, NC, to the late Steiner James and Claire Boyette Huffine. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband; Carl Paul, two sons; Richard "Dicky" Paul and Jim Paul. Marie was a Funeral Director for Ellison Funeral Home for 40 years. Carl and Marie purchased Ellison Funeral Home on May 1, 1971 and they owned the business until January 1, 2014.
She is survived by nine grandchildren; Richard Carl Paul of Corbin, KY, Ann Marie Nash of Murray, KY, Rachel Elizabeth Paul of Williamsburg, KY, Hagen Paul (Coty) of Williamsburg, KY, Mason Paul (Sophia Garringer) of Williamsburg, KY, Flynn Paul of Williamsburg, KY, Reagan Paul of Williamsburg, KY, Ashtyn Foley of Williamsburg, KY, Payton Foley of Williamsburg, KY, seven great grandchildren; Emily Nicole Woodrum, Christian Blake Nash, Mackenzie Hope Sevier, Richard Carl Paul Jr., Dalton Lee Paul, Trayton Zared Paul, Delilah Jolie Fuston, two sisters; Betty Dean Daniels of Sanford, NC, Jamie Gilmore of Lillington, NC, special friends; Valerie Vermillion Perkins of Williamsburg, KY, Melissa Foley of Williamsburg, KY, several nieces, nephews, and a host of friends and relatives to mourn her passing.
Funeral services will be 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at Ellison Funeral Home with the Rev. James Hodge officiating. Interment will be in the Highland Cemetery.
Visitation will be 2 p.m. until the funeral hour Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at Ellison Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Highland Cemetery.
Condolences may be made to the family at
Ellison Funeral Home of Williamsburg is entrusted with these arrangements.
Published on February 17, 2020


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