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Paul Lester Ingram, 51, of Simms, Texas passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at a Texarkana, Texas care facility. 
Paul was born December 12, 1967 in Sherman, Texas to William Lester Ingram, Sr. and Virginia Crabtree Ingram.  He was a Shear Operator for Phillip Beggs Logging and was of the Baptist faith and was One-of-a-Kind. He was kind, sweet and his laughter was contagious! 
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Earl Wayne Jones; one stepsister, Linda Gayle Petty; and one nephew, Bryan Scott Petty. 
He is survived by his wife, Karen Ingram of Simms, Texas; one daughter, Jennifer Faye Ingram of  Simms, Texas; two stepdaughters, Meagan Neal and her husband, Marc of Texarkana, Texas and Jennifer Scott and her late husband, Kodi of Nash, Texas; one stepson, Dustin Rhea of Waxahachie, Texas; three stepsisters, Shannon Chism and her husband, Gary of Simms, Texas, Pam Clark and her husband,  Clifford of Simms, Texas and Betty Boyd and her husband, Howard of Simms, Texas; two stepbrothers, Bunk Wooten of Simms, Texas and Steve Petty and his wife Pat of Texarkana, Texas; four grandchildren, Malia Scott, Elyjah Scott, Kobi Scott, and Hadley Neal; and numerous other relatives and friends. 
Memorial Service will be held at God’s Little Acre in Simms, Texas on Saturday,  June 15 at 11:00 AM with Bro Shannon Crawford officiating.  
Cremation under the direction of Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.

Bowie County Citizens Tribune

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