Paul Franklin Metz, 69, of Manila, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at his home. Born near Dell, he was the son of the late James and Edna Morgan Metz and had been a lifelong Manila area resident. He was a retired employee of Randall Manufacturing in Blytheville.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two infant siblings and a brother, Charles Metz.
He is survived by his sister, Anna Lee Chipman, of Manila.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Nov. 1 in the Manila Cemetery with Rev. James Chipman officiating under the direction of Howard Funeral service.
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