Paul Nelson Milburn

Paul Nelson Milburn

Paul Nelson Milburn, (Pauly) after leading a blessed and abundant life, and touching the lives of countless others, entered into glory on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at Bob Fryer & Family Inpatient Center, Hospice & Community Care, Mt. Joy, PA. He was the husband of Marjorie Marie Akins Milburn.

Paul was born in Oxford, PA, on November 11, 1936 to the late Paul J. Henderson and Elsie M. Milburn. He was raised by his late grandparents, Roy and Geneva Milburn Tung. Also proceeded in death was his step-mother Elsie Twyman Henderson; two brothers, Carl Alexander and C. Herbert Milburn.

Paul attended Solanco High School, Quarryville, PA, leaving there to work on a farm to help his grandparents. Next he was a Truck Driver for over 20 years and then worked at Lukens Steel Company for over 30 years as a Burner before retiring. Paul was also a member of Hosanna AME Church, Darlington, MD.

In addition to his wife, Marjorie, Paul is survived by 8 children; Michael N. Milburn (China), Peach Bottom, PA; Sue Miles, VA; Lorraine A.M. Gordon (William), Lancaster, PA; Elsie M. Stewart, Lancaster, PA; Brenda L. Dickinson, Peach Bottom, PA; Cliff Arnold, Gap, PA; Christine E. Holder (Howard), Carteret, NJ; Paul B. Milburn, Lancaster, PA; 28 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Victor Henderson (Debbie), Nottingham, PA; Jimmie Twyman, Coatesville, PA; one sister, Janet Jones (Bill), Peach Bottom, PA; Sisters-in-law, Lucy Mae Brown Milburn, Peach Bottom, PA; Hazel Akins, Belair, MD; Ruth Taylor, Havre De Grace, MD; Helen Akins, Perry Point, MD; Brothers-in-law: Harvey Akins, Aberdeen, MD; Lloyd Giles (Jean), Darlington, MD; and a host of nieces; nephews, cousins and friends.

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Friday Viewing: 4:00pm–7:00pm January 11, 2019 at Hosanna AME Church, 2418 Castleton Rd, Darlington, MD 21034

Saturday Home Going Service: January 12, 2019 Wake: 10:00A.M.–11:00A.M. Funeral: 11:00A.M.

Church: Helping Hands Ministries- 3237 Level Rd., Churchville, MD 21028 Phone#: 410-734-4214

INTERMENT: Berkley Cemetery, Darlington, Maryland

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