Paul Leon Madden

March 5, 1937March 13, 2020

Paul Leon Madden,83, passed away March 13, 2020 after several months of illness. Born in Pickens, South Carolina he is the son of the late James W. and Flora G. Madden.

He chose to never marry, but rather care for his sick and aging parents whom he provided a home and cared for until their passing.

Surviving is one sister; Hazel Madden of the home and a nephew raised in the home as a brother; Wayne Madden of Pickens, eight nephews and nieces.

Predeceased are four brothers; Arthur, Claude, Fulton, Grady and one sister; Mildred McWhorter all of Pickens, South Carolina.

Paul worked most of his life at Singer Manufacturing and was of the Baptist Faith.

Family will receive friends Monday, March 16, 2020 from 2pm until 3pm at Dillard Funeral Home. Service will follow at 3pm in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Park Pickens, South Carolina.

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Dillard Funeral Home is assisting the Madden family.


  • Visitation

    Monday, March 16, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, March 16, 2020


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Sherry Cantrell

March 16, 2020

Hazel and family,

You are in our thoughts and prayers during this time. With deepest sympathy.

Betty, Sherry & Robin Cantrell

Dee Hall

March 15, 2020

I’ll never forget all the good times we shared at the Shrine Club.
I have precious memories to cherish forever
Hazel you are in my thoughts and prayers and I am here for you.
May God bless you!
All my love,