PAULA Richard Colley Paula, 82, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Nov. 1, 2012. He was born Feb. 27, 1930 in Atlanta, GA. He was an avid tennis player and loved his GA Bulldogs. Richard is survived by his loving wife of 35 yrs., Susie, children, Richard Paula (Laura), Kyle Paula and Chip Fowler (Susan); grandchildren, Rachel, Dillon and Collin; and sisters, Judy Albright and Linda Yancey. A Celebration of Life will be held at 6:00p.m., Wed., Nov. 7th in Jacksonville Church of Christ, 6118 Bowden Rd, Jax 32216. Interment will be in College Park Cemetery of Atlanta, GA. Please visit our online Tribute at Services under the care and direction of Please Sign the Guestbook @

Published in the Florida Times-Union from Nov. 4 to Nov. 5, 2012