July 22, 2020
Paul Wade Connell (aka Papa George & Cubby) 60, of Conyers, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Abbey Hospice. Paul was born in Moultrie, Ga to the late Paul Connell, Sr. and Mary Ann (Tabor) Jones. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister Pat Duncan. He was a loving father, Papa George, Cubby, son, brother, he loved, and was loved by everyone who knew him. Paul had a wonderful sense of humor, always playing jokes or just hiding to scare you. He had several hobbies; racing, fishing, playing softball, and those spontaneous road trips with his family. He enjoyed umpiring softball, and traveling the country in his big truck. Most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren, he was such a great Papa he would even help with homework after school. Paul leaves behind to carry on his memories, his daughter Katelyn Connell (Brian) Thompson, and son Logan Connell, grandsons Mason, and Collin Thompson, sisters, Elaine (Kenneth) Hemingway, Shirley Roberts, Susan (Jeff) Smith, step-father Duane Jones, and an abundance of nieces and nephews. A Visitation for Paul will be held Friday, July 24, 2020 from 6-8pm at Wheeler Funeral Home, located at 11405 Brown Bridge Rd Covington, GA. Online condolences can be made at: www.wheelerfuneralhome.com. Due to the current COVID-19 regulations, our staff is committed to taking care of our guests and families that we serve. Please understand we will be following the State’s COVID guidelines. We also ask all guests and family members attending visitations and services to please wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Paul Wade Connell (aka Papa George & Cubby) 60, of Conyers, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Abbey Hospice. Paul was born in Moultrie, Ga to the late Paul Connell, Sr. and Mary Ann (Tabor) Jones. In addition to his parents, he is preceded... View Obituary & Service Information
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