We learned today of the death Jan. 29 of Scott Edward Paul, 28, of Newport. We offer our prayers and condolences to his family. The family will receive friends from 6 pm to 8 pm Jan. 31 at Bryant Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 11 am Feb. 1 at Paul Cemetery, Grantsboro, the Rev. Charles Hardison officiating. Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made to Bryant Funeral Home, P.O. Box 99, Alliance, NC 28509.