Samuel F. Paul 91, Frankfort, died May 1, 2015 at Bethlehem Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation in Fort Wayne, IN. Born August 26, 1923 in Hillisburg, IN to Fred Hite Paul & Edythe (Lewis) Paul. He married Sarah Jane Ross on April 24, 1946 in Frankfort and she survives. Mr. Paul was a 1941 graduate of Scircleville High School and attended Purdue University and the University of Oklahoma. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served during WWII. Sam was owner of Paul Coal & Oil Company. His memberships include; St. Matthew United Methodist Church where he was a member for over 50 years, member & past Governor of the Frankfort Moose Lodge #7, V.F.W., American Legion, Clinton Masonic Lodge #54, Clinton Chapter #60 OES, member & Past President Clinton County Amateur Radio Club, life member of Lambda Chapter of Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity. He was a Clinton County Councilman for 6 years, Clinton County Assessor for 16 years, and a Frankfort City Councilman. Sam was also a Level II Assessor-Appraiser for the State of Indiana. He should also be remembered for helping his father build a steam locomotive, the largest toy in town, which was used in various parades around the area.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be Thursday, May 7, 2015 from 4-7 p.m. with a Masonic Memorial Service at 7 p.m. at Goodwin Funeral Home. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, May 8th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Whiteman Cemetery. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, please make a memorial donation to the Clinton County Cancer Fund, 241 S. Broadway St. Frankfort, IN 46041
Wife: Sarah Jane Paul of Frankfort, Son: Fred R. (Sharyl) Paul of Fort Wayne, Brother: Richard L. (Evelyn) Paul of FL, 4 Grandchildren, Kelly Ann, Kris, Kyle and Kenny 1 Great Granddaughter, Ashlynn