Paul Hunt Broyhill, furnishings business icon and philanthropist, handed away October 5, at age 97.
He’s survived by his spouse, Karen Rabon Broyhill; his sister, Allene Broyhill Stevens; his brother retired United States Senator, James T. Broyhill and spouse, Louise; his daughters, Caron Broyhill and Claire Broyhill; and his son, Hunt Broyhill and spouse LeAnne. He’s additionally survived by seven grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and quite a few nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Burial can be personal on the household cemetery, Broyhill Memorial Park, with Dr. David Smith and Rev. Josh Hughes officiating. Serving as pallbearers can be John Knox Wilson, Paul Hunt Broyhill II, Michael Jacobs, Tim Greene, Marcus Darby, and Chris Corridor.
Earlier this 12 months the Dwelling Furnishings Corridor of Fame, to which Broyhill was inducted in 2004, renamed its Future Leaders Award the Paul Broyhill Future Leaders Award to acknowledge his excellent contributions to growing business leaders. Underwritten by a present from the Broyhill Household Basis, the Paul Broyhill Future Leaders Award can be given yearly to 5 rising leaders.
Paul Broyhill was often called an innovator in administration, manufacturing, distribution, and advertising and marketing. The Broyhill administration type centered on the idea that staff had been the