Tyra, Paul, age 80 of West Carrollton, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Kettering Medical Center. He was born on December 16, 1937 in Wolfe County, KY, the son of the late Herbert & Josie (Haddix) Tyra. Mr. Tyra was a retired employee of General Motors with over 31 years of service. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Lois Tyra. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Grace Baptist Church, 851 S. Elm St., West Carrollton, with Pastor Doug Criswell and Pastor James Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at the Highland Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday at the Swart Funeral Home, West Carrollton. www.swartfuneralhome.com.