Paul Secrest, age 58, of Atlanta, died unexpectedly Nov. 30, 2018. He is survived by his wife Roselene Esther Secrest; son Dave Eduard Tannenbaum; mother Mary Secrest; sisters Pam Barrett and Sherrie Sims; brother Brian (Leah) Adams; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Paul Secrest, Sr., and brother Wade Secrest. A Louisiana native, Paul served more than 20 years in the U.S. Navy. Paul helped form World IT Solutions in 2001, which grew to more than 100 engineers. He joined Tec-Masters in 2009, where he served as chief strategy officer.
Paul was charismatic and loved guitar, pool, and karaoke. Funeral services were held Dec. 7 at the Northeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, Rayville, La.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Jews For Judaism, PCRM (Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine), and National Public Radio. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999. Sign online guestbook at www.edressler.com.