In memory of
Robert Emmett Paul
Robert Emmett Paul Robert Emmett Paul, 70, of Beaufort, SC, died Monday, April 10, 2017 at his residence. Born on September 6, 1946 in Augusta, GA, he was the son of the late Arthur P. Paul, Sr. and Mary Constance Jenkins Paul. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Arthur P. Paul, Jr. He lived nearly all his life in Beaufort and served our country in the National Guard. Emmett loved boats and life on the ocean. He started crabbing and fishing in high school. He worked for his father's Plumbing Business in Beaufort, and later formed a Construction Business with his brother, Arthur. Emmett spent more than 25 years as a Commercial Fisherman and was honored to have served as a commercial fishing consultant for the major motion picture, The Prince of Tides. Left to cherish his memory are one daughter, Sarah E. Paul of Clinton, OK and two sons, Robert X. Paul and his wife, Marina of Sao Paulo, Brazil and Xanthan W. Lee and his wife, Charmin of Burlington, NC; two sisters, Alice P. Warren of Orlando, FL and Nell D. Paul of Beaufort, SC; seven grandchildren, Valentyna Paul, Constance Clarice Paul, Ramsey Paul, Rainey Paul, Remy Paul, Keegan Lee and Kohen Lee; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family members. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 2:00pm in the Parish Church of St. Helena with interment in St. Helena Churchyard. A reception will follow the service at the Back Porch in Port Royal, SC. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society. Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family
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