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John Leslie "Les" Paul, Jr.

John Leslie "Les" Paul, Jr.
  • February 13, 1970 - December 16, 2017
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Donations in memory of Les Paul may be made to
  • LAMB Institute
    PO Box 20488
    Charleston, SC 29413
  • Donations in memory of Les Paul may be made to
  • Haiti Mission c/o St. Philip's Church
    142 Church Street
    Charleston, SC 29401

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“My sincerest condolences on the death of your son John, Mr. Paul. May God bring peace to you and your family and may He hold all of you in the Hollow...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: David Montano - Charleston, SC

“I only knew Les a couple of years in Oxford MS but he was a friend to anyone he met. Les was a kind person and it is sad to hear of his passing. Hes...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: John McCauley - Oxford, MS

“It is with a sadden heart that you have lost your son and friend to many! So sorry to hear this so long after his passing. ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Keesha Smith - Oxford, MS

“Just heard about Les- We had a lot of great memories back in the day. It had been awhile since we had seen one other -Wish I had been able to visit...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: JSam Daniels - Charlotte, NC

“So sorry to learn of Les death. May God grant you peace that transcends all understanding. I remember the times he sprent beach vacation with us? ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Rhetta Ramey - Columbia, SC

“My heart is so saddened by your loss, Gail and John. I just learned of Les' passing this afternoon. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers....Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“My prayers are with you and your family at this very sad time. May your faith and memories of love and fun provide comfort to you. ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Cynthia Zuk Dew - Columbia, SC

“So sorry to hear about Les. Fred and I are praying for your family.Witte deepest sympathy Fran and Fred Gunter ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“John and Gail, my heart breaks for you and your family. Pam contacted me this morning to let me know of Les's death. May you be surrounded by God's...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Wilson and Mary Winn Nelson - FL

“Les was a gentle soul. He led while having fun and never put himself above his friends. he was like a big brother and never lost his cool. Les was a...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“I have many,many fond memories with Les..from playing football at the playground to the woods and heart truly aches for you...I will...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Bobby Knoth - Friend

“I was so very sorry to learn of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Pam Chappell - Family

“Sorry to hear about your son.Please know he is at peace. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Randall Dennis - Columbia, SC

“Our hearts ache for you. Deepest sympathy, Beverly & Joe ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Beverly Johnson - Charleston, SC

“Sending my most sincere condolences and prayers to your family, may you find peace and comfort in this difficult time. Peter ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Peter Brown - Charleston, SC

John Leslie "Les" Paul, Jr., 47, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, passed away Saturday, December 16, 2017 after a brief illness. His Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, December 20, 2017 in St. Philip's Church, 142 Church Street at 2:00 p.m. The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Downtown Chapel, 232 Calhoun Street.

Les was born February 13, 1970 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of John Leslie Paul and Gaylord "Gail" Beebe Paul. He attended the College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina. He was an avid Gamecocks fan and outdoorsman. He was a waiter at Anson's Restaurant.

He is survived by his parents John and Gail of Mt. Pleasant; and brother, Mason C. Paul (Valerie) of Bozeman, MT.

Donations in memory of Les Paul may be made to LAMB Institute, PO Box 20488, Charleston, SC 29413 or to Haiti Mission c/o St. Philip's Church, 142 Church Street, Charleston, SC 29401.