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Paul Leonard May

February 20, 1936 - April 13, 2019

Paul Leonard May, 83, went home to be with the Lord on April 13, 2019 at Madison Pointe Care Center in New Port Richey after a lengthy and courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Paul was born in Ashland, Kentucky on February 20, 1936 where he grew up and attended Ashland High School. He is an alumni of Virginia Tech and after college went on to work as an auditor/regional manager for Maryland Casualty Company. With company transfers he and his family resided in Tampa, Des Moines, Detroit, and New Orleans, where he retired. After retirement he also lived in Russellville, Arkansas.

Paul was an avid sports fan and loved to play golf, tennis, basketball, and baseball. He also was a committed Christian and served as a deacon, Sunday School teacher and in other ministries at Southern Baptist Churches in each city his family resided.

Paul is survived by wife Betty May, daughter Debi Jones and son-in-law Charlie Jones, son Bradley May, and grandsons Jeremy and Ryan Jones.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30am Friday, April 19 at Meadowlawn Memorial Gardens in New Port Richey. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Paul’s memory to The Parkinson’s Research Foundation or First Baptist Church of Elfers Music Ministry.

Arrangements by Michels & Lundquist Funeral Home.

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Date: Friday, April 19, 2019

Time: 10:30 am


Meadowlawn Memorial Gardens

4244 Madison Street
New Port Richey, FL 34652

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