Margaret Elizabeth "Peggy" Sawyer Payne, 63, of Lawrenceburg, died Thursday, May 16, 2013, at UK Chandler Medical Center in Lexington.
She was the daughter of the late Robert Hebert and Mary Elizabeth Hale Sawyer. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Fidelis Sunday School Class, nursery worker, and children's choir. She was a retired Wal-Mart sales associate.
She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Richard Payne Sr., Lawrenceburg; daughter, Margaret Payne (Daniel) Anderson, Blanco, Texas; sons, Richard Payne Jr., and Donald Payne, both of Louisville; brother, Wayne (Nancy) Sawyer, Pineville, La., and seven grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Miller and Bobbie Gilbert.
Funeral services were held May 20 at Gash Memorial Chapel with Dr. Robert F. Ehr officiating. Burial followed in the Lawrenceburg Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund, 111 N. Main Street, Lawrenceburg, KY 40342.