DUNLAP Mr. Paul J. Studer, 88, died Saturday, June 29, 2013 at his residence. He was born June 28, 1925, in Sugarcreek, Oh. He retired as owner of Sequatchie Valley Coal Corp., and was a member of Christ United Methodist Church. Mr. Studer was preceded in death by his parents Mr. and Mrs. John F. Studer; his wife Norma Jean Studer; a daughter Nancy Studer; and a son John Studer.Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law Bill and Sue Studer, Morrison, Tenn., Jim and Rhea Studer, Signal Mountain, Tenn., and Randy and Ronda Studer, of Dunlap, Tenn.; grandchildren Paul David Studer, Rock Island, Tenn., Abby and Ben Garrison, and Jack and Caitlin Studer; a great-grandchild Kate Studer; and a brother Dale F. Studer all of Chattanooga, Tenn. A special thanks to his wonderful caregiver Deb Meeks of Palmer, Tenn.Funeral service is 10:30 a.m. (CDT) Tuesday, July 2, in the McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Lorin Pedigo will officiate. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory.The Studer Family will receive friends today 5-8 p.m. (CDT) and Tuesday 9-10:30 a.m. (CDT) at McMinnville Funeral Home.Memorial contributions may be made to Christ United Methodist Church, 200 Chapel Drive, McMinnville, TN 37110.