Paul Taulbee

Paul Taulbee

Monday, February 28th, 1944 Thursday, October 10th, 2019

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Obituary for Paul David Taulbee

Mr. Paul David Taulbee, age 75, of Louisville, Kentucky, entered this life on February 28, 1944, in Baltimore, Maryland. He was the son of the late, Woodrow and Annie (Hall) Taulbee. He was raised in Germany, Japan, Monterey and Seaside, California. Paul was united in marriage on May 24, 1997, in Louisville, Kentucky, to Judy Carol Ritch. Paul and Judy shared 22 years of marriage together until his death. Paul was a self-employed gunsmith and owned and operated his gun shop at the Bluegrass Range in Louisville, Kentucky. Paul retired as a mechanic after 30 years of service. He was also employed as an electrician for a school district for several years. Paul served on the Monterey Police Department for a few years. Paul was a faithful member of HeartSong Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Louisville, Kentucky. Paul enjoyed collecting guns and swords and welding. Paul passed away at 7:50 p.m., Thursday, October 10, 2019, at the Hosparus Health Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, Kentucky.

Paul will be missed by his loving wife of 22 years, Judy Carol (Ritch) Taulbee of Louisville, Kentucky; his daughters, Debra Taulbee of Tennessee and Gail Nevitt of Louisville, Kentucky; his several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Woodrow and Annie (Hall) Taulbee; his sister, Linda Mae Pollard and his brother, Boyd Taulbee.

Friends may call 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Sunday, October 27, 2019, at the Fern Creek Community Center, 6104 Bardstown Road, Louisville, Kentucky 40291.

A Celebration of Paul's life will be held on Sunday, October 27, 2019, at 3:30 p.m., by Drew Hayes, Mike Sawalich and Jim Butler, at the Fern Creek Community Center, 6104 Bardstown Road Louisville, Kentucky 40291.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Hosparus Health Inpatient Care Center. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at

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    Sunday, October 27th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Fern Creek Community Center
    6104 Bardstown Road
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    Sunday, October 27th, 2019
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    Sunday, October 27th, 2019 | 3:30pm
    Fern Creek Community Center
    6104 Bardstown Road
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    Sunday, October 27th, 2019
    Drew Hayes
    Rev. Mike Sawalich
    Jim Butler
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