Captain Paul S. Jennings, 73, passed away Friday, September 16, 2022 in Bardstown. He was born on April 11, 1949 in San Diego, California. Captain Paul retired after 28 years as a tugboat master and ship pilot for Panama Canal Company. He was an author, an adventurer and explorer, avid treasure hunter, scuba diver, sailor, fisherman and known to friends and family as Jungle Paul.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Clyde and Virginia Jennings and a brother, Clark Jennings and his wife Gloria.
He is survived by two sons, Troy (Anna) Jennings and Dale (Sondra) Jennings both of Bardstown; mother of his children, Marsha Chesser of New Haven; three grandchildren, Noah, Avery and Logan; three brothers and sisters, Mace (Carol) Jennings, Avis Stahl and Dale (Tammie) Jennings; several nieces, nephews, life long friends and fellow adventurers.
His Memorial Service will be at 6:00 P.M. Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at Barlow Funeral Home. Rev. Ray Johnson will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 till 7 P.M. Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at Barlow Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may go to Hospice of Nelson County.
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