Paul Cupps, 85, of Booneville, Arkansas died June 14, 2018 in his home. He was born November 6, 1932 in Rosewood, Ohio, the son of Alva and Matilda May (Thatcher) Cupps. Paul served in the Air Force and was a veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars. He was a member of the VFW in Texas and worked as a cook in various restaurants. He was a big hearted man, who was always smiling and willing to help others. Paul enjoyed playing solitaire, working on small engines and watching the boys play in the yard.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alva and Matilda Cupps; his wife, Julia “Jackie” Colleen (Humphrey) Cupps; his son, Mike Cupps; and seven sisters and three brothers.

Survivors include a host of nieces and nephews; his adoptive family, proclaimed daughter, Sandra Paredes and husband Jose; five grandchildren; and faithful companion, his dog, Rowdy.

Cremation arrangements under the direction of Booneville Funeral Service.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Boys and Girls Club of South Logan County, P.O. Box 545, Booneville, AR 72927.

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