Paul Michael Pickett of Campbell passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 7:36 a.m. in an automobile accident. He was 41 years old.
Mike was born on February 17, 1978 in Warren, the son of Charles Pickett and Maureena Lee Mountcastle.
He was a graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. Following high school, Mike furthered his education at ETI Technical School. He obtained his Associates Degree in Accounting and Ohio Tax Certification.
He was of strong Baptist faith. He loved spending time in nature, from camping and fishing, to hiking Nelson Ledges. He enjoyed going to concerts and traveling. “Pickett” as he was affectionally known, loved surrounding himself with friends and family. His biggest accomplishment in life was raising his beloved children, Marcus and Leena.
Mike is survived by a daughter, Leena Pickett of Campbell; his mother, Maureena Lee Mountcastle of Campbell; 2 sisters, Rebecca Pickett (Jerome Caldwell) of Akron and Michelle Pickett of Atlanta, GA; 2 brothers, Brian Pickett of Atlanta, GA and Delmar Pickett of Akron; and companion, Sonia Koehn and her children.
Michael was preceded in death by his father, Charles Pickett; son, Marcus Pickett; and brother Thaxton M. Pickett.
Friends and family may view the obituary, send condolences or make a memorial contribution to help defray funeral expenses by visiting www.NicholasFuneralHome.com
The family is humbled and grateful for the overwhelming love and support shown by the Lowelville School System, the Campbell community, special friends, family, and the respect and support of the local media.
Calling hours will be on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. in Victory Christian Center Coitsville Campus 3899 McCartney Rd. Coitsville, OH 44436.
A funeral service will be at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019 in the Victory Christian Center Coitsville Campus.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Wm Nicholas Funeral Home & Cremation Services 614 Warren Ave. Niles, OH 44446.