Beatrice E. Payne, 81, a resident of Resaca and formerly of Cleveland, Tenn., passed away on Saturday morning, July 22, 2017, in a Calhoun hospital.
Mrs. Payne was the daughter of the late Emelia Lake Anderson and Victor Anderson. Her husband, Cecil Payne Sr.; her son, Tommy Payne; her sister, Anna Anderson; and her brother, Andy Anderson, also preceded her in death.
Mrs. Payne was a homemaker and she enjoyed being with her grandchildren. She was a member of the Whitfield Baptist Church.
Survivors include her children, Cecil Payne, Paul Payne and his wife Sherry, Wanda Payne, Pauline Payne Stadler and her husband John, James Payne, Jesse Payne and his wife Judy, Joseph Payne and his wife Moneque; her grandchildren, Seth Arrowood, Caleb Arrowood, Cody Arrowood, Mckayla Arrowood, Mechelle Hutto, Shonda Hutto, Brandon Lay and his wife Jennifer, Mark Payne, Daniel Payne and his wife Amber, Joey Payne, Kenneth Long, Randy Payne, Nick Payne and his wife Tabithia, April Brewer and her husband Jeff, Jessica Evatt and her husband Zach and Tosha Bowlby and her husband Mitch; her great-grandchildren, Kaleb Hutto, Kanniyah Withrow, Kendall Withrow Jr., Briana Turner, Ja'Bryen Turner, Naethan Turner, Thomas Lay, Hunter Dodson, Logan Payne, Brayden Farris, Rylynn Lay, Paisley Payne, Olivia Payne, Rayley Payne, Kassie Silvers, Amanda Brewer, Emily, Georgia, Haley, Trent, Malia and Caleb Payne, Ashley McAlister, Ian Ebatt, Malachi Ebatt, Mitchell, Christopher and Winter Bowlby; her great-great-grandchildren, Hayden and Caiden Silvers; her special friend, Lori Smith; and several nieces and nephews.
The Remembrance of Life Service is Monday at 2 p.m. from the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, Wildwood Chapel, Cleveland, Tenn., with Wayne Cofield officiating. Interment will be in Earls Cemetery with Randy Payne, Nick Payne, Kaleb Hutto, Joe Payne and Brandon Lay serving as casket bearers.
The family will receive friends from today from 5 to 8 p.m. at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services Wildwood Chapel, which is in charge of arrangements. You may share your condolences and your memories with the Payne family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.
Published on July 22, 2017