Paul Eugene Wilcoxson passed away at his home in Yantis, TX, on Tuesday, February 21, 2023, from an apparent heart attack.
Paul was born on August 12, 1939, in Holdenville, Oklahoma. Paul was a long-time employee in the plumbing and electrical wholesale industry.
He was a member of Lake Fork Baptist Church, Alba, TX.
He was an avid outdoorsman and loved hunting and fishing, which he passed on to his son Tim. On the day of his passing, he was able to “wet a hook,” checking for Crappie in the channel of Lake Fork behind his home, which he Loved.
Paul was preceded in death by his first Wife of 47 years and mother of his children, Margaret. Father Roy Walker and Mother Juanita.
Paul is survived by Sisters Nellie Marshall and Twin Sister Paula Applegate; his Wife of 15 years, Nelda Hendon Wilcoxson; Son Tim Wilcoxson and wife Cindy; Daughter Angie Alsup and Husband Dennis; Granddaughters Misty Wilcoxson - Tucker, Husband Chris and Christy Wilcoxson - Nix and Wife Dawn; Great Granddaughter Riley Nix; Stepsons Curtis Hendon and Wife Bonnie and Darrel Hendon and Wife Kelly; and Step Grandchildren Dara and Clay Hendon.
There will be a small graveside burial and Celebration of Life in the coming days.