LEBANON – Family and friends will assemble 12 Noon Friday, October 16 at the Wilson County Memorial Gardens for graveside services for Mrs. Payton, 93, of Lebanon.
A member of the Pickett-Rucker United Methodist Church, she died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009 at the University Medical Center.
A native of Wilson County, Mrs. Payton was the daughter of the late John Payne Pennington and Florence Hughes Pennington. She worked for many years at the former Ideal Cleaners in Lebanon.
Services will be conducted by Brother Wayne Malone.
Survivors include children William Payton of Fayetteville, NC, Johnie, Lewis, Billy and Michael Payton – all of Lebanon; grandchildren Bryanna Payton, Alena Voun and Malik Payton.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Payton is preceded in death by husband William Lee Payton, sister Johnie Odell harris and brother BoZo Pennington.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.