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“Dear Joann and entire family: Please accept our prayers and sympathy in the loss of Don. We always enjoyed seeing him in the dental office for many...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: James Potts - Fort Wayne, IN

“What a great picture--as I remember him from years ago. Don and I became friends in the late sixties as we both served churches in southern Indiana....Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Jerry Nash - Terre Haute, IN

“Back in 1994 Don was the Forwarding Agent for Ruantanmawia Chhacchuak, a Bangladeshi missionary. Due to time and money constraints, Don gave that job...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Bob Stallings - Georgetown, KY

“So sorry for the loss of your loved one. He was such a good friend to my father, Floyd Clark, and helped him many times in his time of need. I...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Betty Ann Sykes - Knoxville, TN

“I love this picture of Don. I wish it had a voice with it. My memories of Don are good memories. I appreciate his humility and his faith in me. ...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Georgel Faull - peru, IN

“Don and I were in Ozark Bible College at the same time. We have been friends forever! He was a very precious person, and dearly loved ministering....Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Richard Billings - Chelsea, OK

“Don was a special email friend. When he was in OH, he and Jack Spratt were discussing an Old Testament question. Jack said, "Let's email Lloyd...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: LLOYD PELFREY - MOBERLY, MO

“Don and I became friends through our relationship with Rainbow Christian Camp, now The Ark Ministries! He was passionate about the gospel and he was...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: David Woods - Greenfield, IN

“We were sad to hear of Don's passing. He was a good neighbor, and everyone knew him...as a matter of fact, he didn't seem to know a stranger! Please...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Chris Bush - Neighbor

“Don was our minister many years ago serving at the New Hope Church of Christ here in Ohio. What a godly teacher and man of the Word. We were honored...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Sandy Smith - West Salem, OH

“Met Don when he was a student of mine from 1962-'64 at Ozark Bible College. Have kept in contact through the years. Don was a real Christian in every...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Bob Stacy - Teacher

“Don is my oldest and dearest childhood friend and I am so very saddened by his passing! He always made contact with me upon coming to Oklahoma, &...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: gerald walkingstick - ft. gibson, OK

“Appreciated Don's service in the Lord. His labor hasn't been in vain! ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Jim Nichols - Portland, IN


Donald "Don" T. Paden, 75, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 3, 2016. Born on May 25, 1941 in Stilwell, OK, Don was the son of the late Taylor A and Daisy Paden. He graduated from Ozark Bible College where he met his wife Joann Reddick. He was a minister for the Lord for over 50 years. His last church was Montpelier Church of Christ. He loved to preach, teach, and spend time with his family. He also enjoyed reading, cooking, and taking photos. Surviving are his wife, Joann Paden of Fort Wayne, sons, Timothy (Sandra) Paden of Hoagland, Robert (Lori) Paden of Zionsville, grandchildren, James (Meghan), Jonathan (Calea), Joshua (Rebecca), Joseph (Katie), Jesse (Grace), Jared (Julia), Rebecca, Jeremiah, Elizabeth, Shelby and Eric; great-grandchildren, Ezra, Miles, Eloise, Justice, Max, Eden, and Moses; sisters, JoAnn Warren of Stilwell, OK, Edna Jean Helmick of Cleveland, OH, Linda Hensley, and Jimmie Belle (David) Worth both of OK. Don was preceded in death by his parents Taylor A. and Daisy Paden; sister, Louise Paden, brothers, Richard, Jerry, Perry, and Dale Paden. Service is 3:00 pm, Friday, July 8, 2016 at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park Funeral Home, 6301 Fairfield Avenue with calling from 1:00 pm until the service. Burial in Riverview Cemetery, Churubusco, Indiana. Memorials may be made to Bangladesh Christian Mission checks payable to Bob Stalling, 570 Mohegan Trail Georgetown, KY 40324. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.