Paulette H. Duppstadt

Aug 06, 2014

Loving Wife, Friend

WAYNESVILLE — Paulette Hager Duppstadt, 62, of the Bethel community, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, at The Homestead.

A native of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late James and Lena Payne Hager. She was employed by Weichert Realtors in Morris Plains, New Jersey, for 19 years and traveled with her husband to several military stations, including Germany, Texas, Alabama and Kentucky. Paulette was a woman of class, strength and sophistication and in addition to being a fantastic wife, she was an amazing friend.  She loved traveling to various campgrounds, shopping for a great bargain at Chicos, and cooking delicious meals for all to enjoy.

She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Larry Duppstadt; a granddaughter, Elizabeth Wine; one aunt, Hilda Buckles, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; and her two Cocker Spaniels, Sugar Bear and Kacee.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10, at Francis Cove United Methodist Church with the Revs. Susan Giles and David Childers officiating. The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Homestead, 127 Sunset Ridge, Clyde, NC  28721 or CaringBridge, P.O. Box 6032, Albert Lea, MN  56007-6632

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An online memorial register is available at