Betty Payne, 78, Lebanon, passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
She was born on Dec. 25, 1934 in Marion County. Payne was a homemaker and a member of Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by: her husband, Chester T. Payne; her parents, Anthony Sell and Bertha Moore Yates; two sisters, Louise Bright and Katy Cox; and two brothers, Robert and Tom Yates.
Survivors include: two daughters, Diane (Robert) Neagle of Campbellsville and Linda (Marty) Clarke of Knob Lick; three sons, Leon "Buzzy" (Dena) Payne of St. Joe, Curtis (Tammy) Payne and Steve Payne, all of Lebanon; a brother, Ricky (Marsha) Yates of Bradfordsville; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 31 at Bosley Funeral Home, Lebanon, with interment in Ryder Cemetery. Rev. Wayne Morgan officiated and Rev. Steve Skaggs assisted.
Pallbearers were Brian Payne, Jason Elder, Greg Osborne, Joe Cox, Jason Luckett, Glen Cox, James Whisenhunt, and Rodger Cox.
Bosley Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.