G. Douglas Paul
ATLANTA. GA - G. Douglas Paul, 59 went to be a broadcaster at the Lord's station on March 7th in Atlanta, GA. He was the son of Dick and Lorraine Paul and was born in Kingston, PA, then moved to Washington, NC in 1970 where he was raised. He is survived by his wife Sharon and daughter Mittie in Dahlonega, GA, his father Dick, in Washington, NC; 2 brothers, Jay in Stanley, NC and Jeffrey in Buford, GA. and several cousins in California, Maryland and Georgia.
Doug graduated from Washington High School in 1976 where he was President of the Senior Class and was very active in other school events. Following graduation he became active in radio and television working at WITN-TV and in radio in Winston-Salem.
He then moved to Atlanta where he established a Voice Over Company known as Cats Paw Productions and did hundreds of local and national commercials that were heard on all three national radio and TV networks. He later maintained that service on a smaller basis when he and his wife established a 180 acre vineyard known as Three Sister Vineyard near Dahlonega, GA. in North East Georgia. He had a small studio on the premises which he still used to do Voice Over work.
He was a member of Rotary, Masons and Yaarab Shriners Temple in Atlanta.
A memorial is planned at the Vineyard on Tuesday, March 21 at 3:00 p.m.
As published in The Daily Reflector
Published in The Daily Reflector on Mar. 10, 2017.