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Paul Widner

September 17, 2015

Claiborne - Overholt Funeral Home 1106 Hwy. 33 South New Tazewell, TN 37825 (423) 626 - 2191 Fax (423) 626 - 8440 Mr. Paul Widner age 79 of New Tazewell, TN was born October 4, 1935 and passed away September 17, 2015 at his home with his family by his side. He was saved on the family farm and was a member of Clouds Memorial Baptist Church. Paul retired from Powell Valley Electric as a lineman. He was preceded in death by his: Parents: Edgar and Isabell (Poore) Widner Mother-in-Law and Father-in-Law: Ed and Avis (Bolton) Duncan Brothers-in-Law: J.T. Widner and Rev. Eugene Noah Niece: Brenda (Widner) Dotson Brother-in-Law: Jack Baker He is survived by his: Loving wife of 63 years: Betty (Duncan) Widner of New Tazewell, TN Daughters: Barbara Begley and husband Mike of New Tazewell, TN Patricia Large and husband David of Tazewell, TN Grandchildren: Laura "Muffin" Smith Lawson, Alyssa Victoria Large and Michael Paul Begley Great Grandchildren: Maya, Avis and Aaron Lawson Brothers: Parlon Widner and wife Audrey of New Tazewell, TN Wade Widner and wife Betty Jo of New Tazewell, TN Bob Widner and wife Pat of New Tazewell, TN Charlie Widner and wife Mary of New Tazewell, TN Sisters: Mary Lou Smith and husband Claude of Knoxville, TN Mabel Widner of New Tazewell, TN Myrtle Noah of New Tazewell, TN Brother-in-Law: John E. Duncan and wife Dian of New Tazewell, TN Sister-in-Law: Janice Baker of Pendleton, IN Several nieces, nephews and a host of other loving relatives and friends. The family will receive friends Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 5PM till 7PM at the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 10AM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Louthan Jr. and the Rev. Keith Sandefur officiating. Music will be provided by Grace Baptist Chruch Choir, David and Juanita Honeycutt. Burial will follow in the Widner Family Cemetery. Pallbearers: Jeff Noah, Timmy Widner, Justin Widner, Greg Widner, Josh Ford and Cody Noah Special Pallbearer: Michael Paul Begley Honorary Pallbearers: Bud West, Tim West, Laddie Rosenbalm, Rev. Mark Campbell, Rev. Jimmy Poore, Mack Poore, Billy Poore, Clay Poore, Floyd Poore Charles Russell and all co-workers of Powell Valley Electric
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