Obituary of Luther Paulk
Mr. Luther Melvin Paulk age 89 of Tracy City, Tennessee passed away Friday, November 25, 2011, in Southern Tennessee Medical Center. He was a native of Montgomery County, Tennessee, a son of the late Luther and Clyde Smith Paulk.
Luther was a WW II U.S. Army veteran, was a well known welder during his working years and was a member of Sewanee Lodge 405 F & A M.
Mr. Paulk was preceded in death by his wife, Agnes Paulk; sons, Ronald Luther Paulk and Malvin Ray Paulk; sisters, Hazel Stokes, Christina Bagwell, and Annice Brown.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Joy and Danny Johnson, Tracy City; his long time loving friend and companion, Juanita Shrum; sister, Mildred Shoemaker of Florida; grandchildren, Shelley Winter, Ryan Layne, Chris Layne and Michael Ray Paulk; 7 great-grandchildren and expecting number 8 very soon; several nieces, nephews and friends.
A celebration of Mr. Paulk's life will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday at Cumberland Funeral Home in Monteagle with friends and family as speakers. The family will receive friends Monday 5-9 P.M. at the funeral home with a Masonic service to be conducted at 7:00 P.M.. Burial with full military honors will be in Plainview Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Cumberland Funeral Home, 207 Mabee Avenue, Monteagle, Tennessee.
Cumberland Funeral Home
207 Mabee Avenue
Monteagle, Tennessee 37356
Phone: (931) 924-2381
Fax: (931) 924-2354
Foster & Lay Chapel
96 Clair Street
Tracy City, Tennessee 37387
Phone: (931) 592-3691
Fax: (931) 592-4500