Paul Thomas Painter


LEASBURG --- Paul Thomas Painter, 53, of Leasburg, died on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at his home. Born in Person County, he was the son of Paul Douglas Painter and Mary Belle Martin Painter, who survive. He was of the Baptist faith.

Mr. Painter worked for International Aggregate for 20 years. He enjoyed working on heavy equipment, automobiles and anything else he could tinker on. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing and grilling. Paul was the best Dad who enjoyed spending time with his family and especially his grandchildren. He always enjoyed being able to tease his friends and family and was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife of 32 years, Rosa Lynn Painter of the home; three children: Kirsten Painter (Bradley Barnwell) of Prospect Hill, Dale Painter of Leasburg and Sara Ott of Caswell County; three brothers: Carl Lee Painter of Hurdle Mills, Cecil Jackson “CJ” Painter of Roxboro and Douglas Painter of Mebane; three grandchildren: Karly Rose Barnwell, Bailey Peace, Jr. and Riley Peace; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at the Brooks & White Chapel with the Pastor Brad Wesley officiating. Burial followed in the Painter Family Cemetery. Visitation was held one hour prior to the service. 

Memorials may be made to the family, c/o Brooks & White Funeral Home, Inc., 907 Durham Road, Roxboro, NC 27573.

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