Paul Henry Breedlove died October 3, 2021 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 86 years 6 months 24 days. Funeral Services are scheduled for 1:00 PM, Thursday, October 7, 2021 at the Friendship Pentecostal Holiness Church in Oklahoma City. Interment will follow at Bradley Cemetery in Bradley, Oklahoma entrusted to the care of Wadley’s Funeral Service.
Paul was born March 10, 1935 in Norman, Oklahoma to Gene and Marie (Reynolds) Breedlove. He was raised and attended school in the Norman/Moore area. On January 4, 1957, Paul married Wanda Lou Keel in Moore, Oklahoma. In July of that year, Paul was inducted into the United States Navy. He proudly served his country, and was honorably discharged on June 30, 1961. Paul and Wanda had made their home in Moore, Oklahoma for 40 years before moving to Maysville in 2008. He worked as a mechanic, usually working on diesel engines, and then forklift motors, but Paul could fix anything. He loved playing the guitar, which he learned at the age of 10, and continued to play daily throughout his life. Paul loved music and played gospel and some secular songs. He and Wanda loved to travel and go to gospel singings. After the death of Wanda, Paul married Judy Roberts in Wynnewood, Oklahoma. They made Maysville their home, for the last 7 years. Paul loved spending time with his family. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
Paul is preceded in death by his parents, Gene and Marie Breedlove; his wife of 56 years, Wanda Lou Breedlove; his daughters, Glenda Spaulding and Rita Kay Breedlove; his sisters, Betty Allen, Ruth Jones; his brothers, Bobby Breedlove and Jesse Breedlove.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Breedlove; his daughter, Karen Caylor of Paden, Oklahoma, Paula Knowles and husband, Jim of Oklahoma City, Janet Jones Gould and husband, Ken of Lexington; his step-daughter, Tonya Roberts of Maysville; his siblings, Rachel Spaulding of Norman, Daniel Breedlove and wife, Carolyn of Fort Worth, Texas, Mary Brooks and husband, James of Norman; his 11 grandchildren; his 23 great grandchildren; his 2 great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.