Paul Honeycutt

TAZEWELL — Paul Honeycutt, age 71, of Tazewell, TN, was born October 28, 1946 and passed away on July 10, 2018. Paul was saved at an early age and was a member of Duncan Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. When Paul was 13 he started working with his father and brothers as a carpenter. At 18, he was drafted into the United States Marine Corps; where he served in Vietnam.

Paul was proud to be a Marine and serve his country. He loved and enjoyed his family and friends. Paul enjoyed music and picking his banjo. He is preceded in death by his parents Sterl and Dorothy Honeycutt. Infant sister Mary Honeycutt. Brothers Jim (Minnie) Honeycutt, Shelby Honeycutt, and Ray Honeycutt. Nephew Mike Honeycutt. Brothers-in-law Everett Pressnell and Lawrence Pressnell.

Paul is survived by his wife Nancy Parker Honeycutt. Daughters Lori Ann Honeycutt Buchanan, Shelley Elaine Honeycutt, and Pauletta Beeler. Son Colin Paul Honeycutt. Grandchildren Trey Evan-Paul Buchanan, Taylor Grace Buchanan, James Tyler Edds, Matthew Paul Honeycutt, Shailyn Lee Irons, and Jordan Beeler. Great grandchildren Josie Ann Maloney and Aven Lewis Alan Buchanan. Brothers Carson (Nancy) Honeycutt and Wade (Joyce) Honeycutt. Sisters Reba Pressnell and Edith Pressnell. Sisters-in-law JoEllen Honeycutt and Juanita 'Honeycutt' Bell. As well as a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

The family will receive friends Friday July 13th from 4 until 7 PM at Coffey Funeral Home, with a Masonic service and funeral service to follow at 7 PM. A graveside service with Military Honors will be held Saturday July 14th at 11 AM in Duncan Cemetery. Ministers: Rev. Tommy Louthan Jr and Rev. Travis Pressnell. Singers: David and Juanita Honeycutt Pallbearers: Jeff Honeycutt, Dexter Honeycutt, Richard Maloney, Joseph Maloney, Chris Pittman, and Fred Buis Honorary Pallbearers: Kermit Large, David Honeycutt, Sam Honeycutt, Steve Honeycutt, Rufus Upton, Alan Phelps, Danny Jennings, Scott Turner, Greg Turner and Larry Pressnell.


Funeral Home

Coffey Funeral Home
937 Broad Street New Tazewell, TN 37825
(423) 626-4274

Published in Claiborne Progress from July 16 to July 17, 2018