Paul Landrum, 90

June 8, 2018

Funeral services for Paul Gleen Landrum, Sr. age 90 of Whites City, New Mexico and formerly of Seminole were held Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Church. Pastor Owen Lofton officiated, with burial following at Gaines County Cemetery. All services were under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mr. Landrum was born December 25, 1927 in Avinger to Ruby Mae (Tigert) and Orea Albert Landrum. He married Rebecca Glore in Carlsbad, New Mexico July 19, 2004. He was a Baptist. Paul served in the Air Force and Army Air Corps in the Korean War and was stationed in Japan. He later worked for Sharp Drilling Company for twenty-five years before retiring, and had worked his entire life in the oilfield. He was a Mason and postmaster of the Seminole Masonic Lodge as well as a 32nd degree Mason and Shriner. He was a very strong Christian man. Paul loved his dogs and horses and in his spare time he enjoyed fishing, classic car shows, and restoring classic cars; he even owned a 1957 Chevy pickup as well as a 1948 Dodge.

Paul Landrum passed away at his home in Whites City, New Mexico on June 6, 2018. He is preceded in death by his parents; one son, Paul Gleen Landrum, Jr.; one son-in-law, Richard Morris; one brother, Wayne Landrum; one grandson-in- law, Toby Johnson; and one great-granddaughter.

He is survived by his wife Rebecca Landrum of Whites City, New Mexico; one son Billy Landrum and wife Deborah of Seminole; one daughter Karen Morris of Hobbs, New Mexico; one brother Ray Landrum and wife LaDoris (Chumley) Landrum of Jarrell; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

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