Richard Henry Paulson, Jr., 70, of Black Mountain, North Carolina, passed away Saturday, April 22, 2023 at CarePartners Hospice Solace Center.
A native of Elkin, North Carolina, Rick was born December 8, 1952 to the late Richard Henry Paulson, Sr. and Melissa Bray Paulson.
Rick worked in sales his whole life. He was a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he majored in music. He was an avid music lover and talented musician. He will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
He is survived by his wife of 18 years, Sharon Hope Carroll; three children, Lauren Hinson (Ethan), Richard Anders Paulson; and Samuel Carroll; two precious grandchildren, Evie Aurealia Henne and Marcus King Henne; and one sister, Jan Paulson.
In accordance with his wishes, no services are planned at this time.