Edison Leo Paul
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Edison Leo Paul established and owned Leo's Electric Company, which later became Leo's Investment Company. A resident of Baker, Louisiana, he died Saturday, September 12 at 3 a.m., at The Hospice of Baton Rouge, on Florida Boulevard. He was 84 years old. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army. Religious Service will be held at MJR Friendly Services Funeral Home, 7803 Florida Boulevard, Denham Springs, Louisiana 70726. At the time of this posting, the Service date and time were still to be determined. Please contact the funeral home directly for the established date and time of the service. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Gladys Steptoe Paul; sister, Juanita Paul; niece, Tami Henderson, and a host of family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Katie and Ruffin Paul, Sr. and brother, Ruffin Paul, Jr. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice of Baton Rouge.

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Published in The Advocate from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2020.
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Micheal Torrence, Engineer, Las Vegas, Nevada
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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Ruby Torrence Morrow and Family
Family
September 16, 2020
Leo was a complicated soul and has move on to be with the ancestors. Please pray for his wife Gladys. "Lives are like rivers: eventually they go where they must. Not where we want them to." Richard Russo
Valerie Jackson Jones
Friend
September 15, 2020
I believed Leo to be a sincere and caring man,,who loved and showed his devotion to my best friend, Gladys. They were a
beautiful couple!
He will be remembered for his
kind words and helpfulness to others.
Our family sends our sincerest sympathy and sorry for your loss.
Raymond ,Evelyn and the children
Evelyn Davis
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September 14, 2020
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