Alvin G. Payne, 67, of Warsaw, formerly of Lexington, passed away Friday, April 27, 2007 at his home.
Alvin was born May 13, 1939 in Lexington, the son of William Wilson and Wilma Mae (Conklin) Payne.
He married Marie Schreiman on Oct. 23, 1970 in Lexington. Alvin and Marie moved to Warsaw in 1996, where he enjoyed helping his family and many friends.
Alvin was a mechanic at the Lake City Munitions Plant for 33 years, retiring January 1, 1996. He was a protestant. Alvin served in the Air Force as a member of the Air Police.
Surviving are: his wife, Marie (Schreiman) Payne, of the home; sons, Charles A. Payne and his wife, Holly, and David G. Payne and his wife, Teresa, all of Camden, and Darrel and Brian Shore, both of Ark.; a daughter and son-in-law, Teresa Davis, and her husband, Bill, Pocahontas, Ark.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Harold and his wife, Mary Payne, Independence, Kenneth and his wife, Henryetta Payne, Lexington, Donald and his wife, Helen Payne, Richmond, Tessie and his wife, Mary Payne, Braymer, James and his wife, Donna Payne, Leeton, Clarence and his wife, Diana Payne, Wellington, and Richard and his wife, LouNetta Payne, Odessa; sisters and brothers-in-law, Dortha Howard, Lexington, Barbara Flanigan, Blue Springs, Elizabeth and her husband, Chester Heyer, Columbia, Mary and her husband, Jim Rippy, Richmond, and Judy and her husband, Jack Cobb, Odessa; ten grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Alvin was preceded in death by: his parents; a brother, William “Bill” Payne; and two sisters, Julia Mae and Linda Sue.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 3, 2007 at the Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington.
Inurnment at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington.