Paula Joan (Gleason) Bougher, 58, of Lawrenceville GA died November 18th 2019; she is preceded in death by Joan Paula Gleason (Grandmother), Mary K. Gleason (Aunt), Charles Harrison Gleason Jr (Father), Charles Harrison Gleason III (Brother), James Thomas Bougher (Spouse) :she is survived by Ann Elizabeth Jones (Mother), Wayne Beck (Partner) , Children: Elijah Charles Dean Gleason (Ansley Rebstock- Gleason), John Wesley Reece III, James Samuel Bougher, Savanah Stephens (Brad Stephens) Siblings: Elizabeth Anne Polack (Keith Pollack), Andrew James Gleason (Kathy Gleason), Patrick Christopher Gleason, Kathleen Rimel (John Rimel). Grandchildren: Daisy Fay Stephens, Thomas Rex Stephens, Sydney Allyson Rebstock, Ethan Micheal Rebstock, Nieces and Nephews: Jeffrie Tyler Newsom, Justin Blake Newsom, and Victoria Joan Gleason, Jon Rimel and Tyler Rimel Paula was born in Auburn, NY and spent her childhood in Louisiana, and moved to Georgia at the age of 18. She was an active member of The Fraternal Order of Eagles, and was Madam President locally, State President, and incoming Southeast Regional President. She cared for many charities, including Juvenile Diabetes, The American Heart Association, and Lost and Found. She was always willing to lend a helping. She was a caring and accepting mother to her three sons and bonus daughter. She loved fierce, worked hard, and played harder. She was never more at home than when she was in the mountains or at the beach, donning flip flops every chance she could get. She will be greatly missed by family and friends, and her memory will be cherished by all who love her. May a flock of angels sing thee to thy rest. Burial Service will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00PM at 1525 Scenic Hwy S. Snellville, GA 30078. Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 2:00PM at 3118 Chestnut Dr. Doraville, GA 30340 In lieu of flowers the family is accepting donations, which can be made out to: FOE 714 Auxillary, and mailed to: P.O. Box 942014 Atlanta, GA 30341, or placed in the donation box on Sunday at the Memorial Service. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Funeral Home, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-277-4550. Online condolences may be expressed at

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  1. Paula, you left us way too soon! Heaven needed you more than we did here on Earth. Fly high my FOE sister and friend! Love you and miss you terribly!❤

  2. My deepest condolences prayers an strength for the family an to my friend Eli I love you praying that God gives you strength thru your time of sorrow

  3. Your light on earth may have been extinguished but your heavenly light will shine on forever. Rest in peace my friend Your foe friend and sister,
    Judy Coke

  4. Eli I love you praying for strength for you and your family doing your time of sorrow my deepest condolences

  5. Paula you will forever hold fond memories in my heart. I will never forget tour smile and laughter but above all your kind heart. Gone but not forgotten.

  6. I am so terribly sorry for your loss. May God grant you strength, to get through, love to weather the storm, and finally, peace to help cope. Your family is in my prayers.

  7. Paula even though I haven’t talked to you in years I was able to follow you on Facebook. I loved seeing all the post of the kids and the outings that you did. You are an amazing mother and friend. I will miss you dearly.

  8. Paula you were an inspiration to all that knew you. My heart is so sad that i wont see your smiling face. I love you and treasure our times together. GOD BLESS.

  9. Paula, your completely kind soul will live on in our hearts forever. You were taken way to soon, but I guess heaven needed you for some good doings there leaving us with an Angel to look after us. RIP sweet lady. Until we meet again.

  10. Paula you will be truly missed.. When I got the news Tuesday I was speechless. I know our GOD makes no mistakes. GOD needed another Angel and he pick you. I thank GOD our paths cross. Praying for your family strength and comfort and you continue to watch over them…. R.I.H. my friend🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾

  11. Paula, God needed a special angel in heaven, and he brought you home. We’ll miss your beautiful smile, your giving and caring nature and passion for the Eagles.

  12. I am so sorry for your losd,,, prayers for you and your family 🙏 ,, Rip Paula,,, I know Dad was there to welcome you into God’s house ,,, you will be missed

  13. Paula, you were a champion for the under dog and a voice for the voiceless. You are indeed a winner. Thank you for all you have done here. I am sure you are a warrior in heaven. Miss you so much.

  14. Paula, your loss can’t be replaced. Your smile, quick wit and uncanny ability to say & do just the right thing at just the right time was amazing. Love you and miss you so very much. I hope that you can finally take some time for yourself. You are a shining example of what a living person should be. I will try to follow your lead. With everlasting love and respect my dear…

  15. Paula, God took you home for his best reasons. Fly high my Eagle sister and friend. Thank you for all you gave to me. I will treasure your memory always. I will miss you. Sincere condolences to all your family. ❤

  16. Paula was a sweet very caring person. She was. member of rage Eagles 🦅 and was a person helping others which the Eagles motto is people helping people. She did that in all ways. She will be missed by everyone that had the pleasure of knowing Paula. God Bless friend🙏🙏🙏🦅

  17. Paula was a sweet very caring person. She will be missed by all. You will be remember for all you have done in life.

  18. Fly high with the Angels, your work on this earth is done! You left footprints on the hearts of many people. It was a pleasure knowing you. Rest In Peace sweet lady!

  19. My dear Gleason family, Though I don’t get to see you anymore, you are all always in my heart and in my prayers. I wish I could be with you now, but although I am well I’m no longer mobile. In all the ways that matter, I grieve with you and love you.

  20. Thanks you Paula for being a great person. Evertime you saw me you would ask how was I. Thanks for caring. I will miss you much.

  21. It has been years since I last saw Paula and the family. I’m so sorry to hear of her passing. She was a beautiful woman with a wonderful spirit! Prayers for all of you!

  22. Truly a gentle giant! You touched people in ways that only an understanding heart could. You will be missed my friend. RIH God’s Newest Angel!

  23. I will miss you so much! You have a good heart and a true friend. i will always remenber our shared birthday and the fun we had at the conventions. They won’t be the same without you. You alway had a sweet and careing soul. God took you way to soon, but only he knows why. I will see you again my friend up where Eagles fly! Prayers to your family and Wayne.

  24. CandleImageOmg I’m just finding this out my deepest condolences to the family.Imma miss your smiling face and you asking how I and my children are doing.Paula was a very beautiful person.

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