Paul E. Nay, 77, of Seymour passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at his home with his family surrounding him.
Born July 11, 1939, in Bartholomew County, he was the son of Avery Nay and Virginia Carmichael Noblitt. On June 21, 1959, in Reddington, he married Faye Marcum, who survives.
Paul had worked at Kroger for 24 years and then went to work for Seymour Manufacturing in 1976, where he worked until retiring in 1997. He was a member of Ogilville Christian Church. An avid outdoorsman, Paul loved to hunt and fish. He was a member of the National Rifle Association and the American Trap Shooting Association. He also enjoyed gardening, watching birds and butterflies and even mowing yards. Paul treasured his time with family, spoiling his grandsons and visiting friends.
Other survivors besides his wife of 57 years include son, Glen (Sandy) Nay of Seymour; daughter, Kim (Thom) Barnett of Seymour; grandchildren, Tyler (Rachel) Nay of Seymour, Alex (Shelby Zakutansky) Barnett of Indianapolis and Evan (Bailey O’Connor) Barnett of Seymour; siblings, Marvin Dale (Karen) Nay of Southport, Charles (Bonnie) Noblitt of Mitchell, Daniel Nay of Ohio, Ed (Pam) Nay of Columbus, Brenda (Larry) Carpenter of Seymour and Keith Nay of Columbus; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents; he was preceded in death by his stepmother, Mary Nay, and a sister, Mary June Nay.
A celebration of life will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Woodlawn Life Celebration Centre.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service.
Cremation will take place with burial at a future date at Reddington Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the benevolence fund at Ogilville Christian Church.
Friends may sign the guestbook or share a favorite memory at woodlawnfamilyfuneral.com.