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Mrs. Bessie Jane Payne, age 98 of Menlo, GA passed away Sunday- January 6, 2019 at her residence.
Mrs. Payne was born December 19, 1920 in Wilson City, Chanute, KS to the late Elmer and Jenny Mina Goltry. She was a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church and a retired nurse, bookkeeper, and tax preparer.
Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband, Estal Robert Payne, second husband, Fred Robbins; son, Lyle Robert Payne, and all eight of her siblings.
She is survived by Connie Payne Kelly, Helen & Mike Mosher, 10 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held 3:00 P.M. (E.T.) Saturday, January 12, 2019, at Mount Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Jack Green and Rev. Brian Keith officiating. Inurnment will be in Deming, NM at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, family respectfully request that donations be made in Mrs. Payne’s name to the Alabama Children’s Home.