ANDERSON - Paul Donald Faulkenberry, 80, husband of the late Ruth Calhoon Faulkenberry, died Sunday, September 16, 2012 at the Rainey Hospice House.
Born June 21, 1932 in High Point, NC, he was the son of the late John Edward and Minnie Esther Brady Faulkenberry. He received his PhD from Purdue University. Dr. Faulkenberry was an ordained Elder, Minister, and Educator. He was a member of Bridge of Hope Community Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Paula R. Butcher and husband, Mark of Leavenworth, WA, and Rachel E. Homler and husband, Richard of Kansas City, MO; six grandchildren, Claton Mark Butcher and wife, Renee, Traver Paul Butcher, Bradley John Butcher, Stephanie Glinn Whitener and husband, Tom, Paul Randall Glinn, and Melissa Glinn; and one great grandchild, Addison Michelle Glinn Sullivan.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Miriam Faulkenberry.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Northeast Chapel, conducted by Dr. Mark Butcher. The family will receive friends from 11:30 until 1 p.m. Saturday at the mortuary, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Bridge of Hope Community Church, 125 New Prospect Church Road, Anderson, SC 29625 or Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.