April 17, 2020
The Navarro County Sheriff’s Office reported Thursday April 16 that longtime deputy and Constable Precinct 2 elect Charles Paul has passed away.
“We ask that you please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers as they deal with this time of grief, especially during these trying times and difficult circumstances,” said Sheriff Elmer Tanner.
“Charles was a huge part of our family here at the NCSO. He had over 21 years of dedicated service in our agency. To say we are in shock over our friend , Deputy Paul’s death, would be an understatement. Our hearts and many prayers go out to the family of our fallen comrade. This is another tragic blow to law enforcement and it hits close to home here in Navarro County.”
April 23, 2020
Deputy Charles Paul, a man who risked his life to protect others, was laid to rest Monday April 20, following a family-only graveside service. Paul, 63, of Kerens, passed away Thursday, April 16, at Medical City Hospital in Dallas.
He had over 21 years of dedicated service in the Navarro County Sheriff’s Office and was a recent Precinct 2 Constable elect. “Today, we laid to rest a husband, father, friend, colleague, and a servant to our community,” Sheriff Elmer Tanner said.