CANADA, Ky. — Johnny Lee Payne, 63, of Canada, Ky., passed away Monday August 19, 2013, at his residence.
Born June 19, 1950, in Huntington, Johnny was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, having served in Vietnam.
Survivors include his sons: Carl Wesley Payne (Nicki Scott) and John Michael Payne, both of Canada, Ky.; daughters: Jennifer Nichole (Matthew) Thacker of Pikeville, Ky., Cynthia Arelettee (William) Hyden of Arlington, Texas, and Brittany Louise Anderson of Williamson; sister-in-law: Patricia Anderson (David Lequire) of Morehead, Ky.; one grandchild: Kaysin Payne, and close friend: Angela McCoy of Canada, Ky.
Military funeral rites will be conducted at noon Friday, August 23, at the Octavia Freewill Baptist Church by DAV Chapter 141 Belfry, KY.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Arrangements are under the direction of West Funeral Home of McAndrews, Ky.