Military graveside services for Paul Paddock, 90, of Rusk, will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Walker Chapel Cemetery, Reklaw, Texas under the direction of Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Pridmore officiating.
Mr. Paddock passed away October 18, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was born January 5, 1927 in Sayre, Oklahoma to the late Carl and Leone Paddack. He was the only male in his high school graduating class, at Sayre High School, 1945. He served his country in the United States Army Air Core, and later United States Air Force where he retired from service as a Senior Master Sergeant as an aircraft mechanic. He was a KC 135 crew chief. His service spanned World War II, Korea, and Vietnam.
He is preceded in death by his parents, brother John Paddack and sister Mildred Milbern, as well as his former wife, Ann Perry. He is survived by his son and his wife, Peter and Melissa Paddock, Rusk, Mark and Paula Paddock, Kerrville, daughter and her husband, Paula "Polly" and Jay Kinsel, Kingwood, eight grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, brother, Kenneth Paddack, Santa Rosa, California, and nephew, Joe Milbern, Amarillo, Texas.
Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday, October 23, 2017 at the funeral home.
Published on October 20, 2017