Paul Jewell Vincent, 77, of Ooltewah, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2017, peacefully at home after a lengthy illness.
He was born in Sweetwater, Tn., on June 2, 1939. He lived most of his life in Chattanooga.
Paul was a 23-year retired veteran of the United States Air Force. He also worked as a Chattanooga Airport Authority police officer, Century 21 Real Estate agent, and Equifax appraiser. He was co-founder of C&R Roofing; a member of The American Legion Post 95 and a Lifetime Member of VFW Post 1289. Paul was an avid golfer and loved playing with his golfing buddies Don Mize, and George and Anna Sue Allen. He was also a huge Tennessee Vols fan.
He was predeceased by his father, Bernard Vincent, mother, Alice Vincent, and three brothers and one sister, all of Sweetwater.
Survivors include his wife and best friend, Anna Ruth “Scoot” Vincent; son Michael and Holly Vincent; daughter, Michelle Lee Vincent and finance, David Green, grandson, Jaden Lee Vincent and fiancée, Shanna Haynes; granddaughter, Chloe Rogers; grandson, Trevor Rogers; grandson, Bradley Vincent all of Chattanooga; mother-in-law, Mildred Sarten; sister-in-law, Vickie Fowler and brother-in-law, Avery Sarte, all of Lenoir City, Tn.; and countless friends, plus our beloved Pet “Molly”.
Visitation will be at Grace Works Church on Thursday, from 11 a.m. to noon. Reverend Bill Owens will conduct the service at noon in the church.
Interment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Highway, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421.
I will see all of you again, “Good Lord willing and the creek don’t rise.”
Arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory; Crox family owned and operated, www.CovenantFuneral.com.