Paul Noble Howard III

January 17, 1956September 29, 2013

Greensboro: Mr. Paul Noble Howard, III, passed away at his residence Sunday afternoon. A native of Greensboro, Paul was the son of the late Julia Ross and Paul N. Howard, Jr.

A true Georgia Bulldog, he earned his Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Georgia. Following his graduation he became the co-owner of the legendary Younts-DeBoe Co. clothiers for men until its downtown closing.

Paul is survived by his sister, Katherine H. Glenn and her husband Alan; brother, David Howard and his wife Martha; niece Julianne Howard; nephews James Glenn, Howard Glenn, Ross Howard, and Ben Howard; and special friends Brinton Wright, and Butch, Barbara, and Michelle Edwards.

The family will gather with friends at the home of David and Martha Howard, 1303 Briarcliff Rd on Thursday evening from 6-8 PM. A private committal is planned on Friday for the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies at UNC-CH, CB# 7178, Thurston Bowles Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7178; or The Children’s Home Society of North Carolina, 1002 Yanceyville ST, Greensboro, NC 27405.

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Hope Hull

October 3, 2013

My heart is with you during your time of sorrow.

irene & Henry Holder

October 2, 2013

My condolences to you. You are all in my prayers.

Kathy Lewis

October 1, 2013

To Paul's Family:
May the Lord comfort all of you during and beyond this difficult time!

And To You, Paul:
May you rest in eternal Heavenly peace!