Paul Richard McLeod, 60, went to his heavenly home on Monday, March 3, 2014. He was born to the Rev. Sidney Dexter and Leota Lucille Palmer McLeod in Magnolia.
He was a graduate of Benton High School and Pulaski Technical HVAC College. He was the owner of Bittner-McLeod Refrigeration, an avid golfer, and a devoted member of East Union Missionary Baptist Church. He enjoyed his many friends and colleagues and always had a joke and a smile for everyone.
He was preceded in death by his mother; and his brother, Johnnie Lee McLeod.
He is survived by his father, the Rev. Sidney (Betty) McLeod of Mississippi; a daughter, Terra (Mathew) Jones of Missouri; a son, Michael Paul (Chrissy) McLeod of Conway, two sisters, Sue Fairchild of Arkadelphia and Recia (David) Edmonson of Glen Rose; three grandsons, Caleb Whitner and Jacob and Joseph Jones; a granddaughter, Piper Belle McLeod; and numerous relatives and loving friends.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at East Union Missionary Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, his family requests that memorials be made to the Mesothelioma Research Foundation of America (www.mesorfa.org ), 3011 Townsgate Road, Suite 450, Westlake Village, CA 92361; or to the East Union Missionary Baptist Church, 20422 N. Springlake Road, Hensley, AR 72065.
Arrangements are by Huson Funeral Home in Little Rock.
Online guest book: www.husonfuneralhome.com .