Nelson Payne Jr.
1934 - 2021
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Nelson Payne Jr.
Nelson M. Payne Jr. born January 31, 1934 to the late Nelson M. Payne Sr. and Eileen M. Torrey in South Weymouth, Massachusetts passed away April 30, 2021. He is preceded in death by his wife Lily Payne. He is survived by a very special friend that took care of him in his last years Selma Atwell. Her family became his family and they include Harlan and Bobbie Atwell and kids, Ben and Brittany Atwell and kids, along with a host of friends from the Fort Smith Senior Center. He will be missed by his daytime companions Snowy the cat and Patches the dog. Graveside Service will be Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Highland Cemetery in Ozark at 2 pm. Viewing will be Tuesday, May 4,2021 at Lewis Funeral Chapel Fort Smith from 9 am – 5 pm. Arrangements under the direction of Lewis Funeral Chapel.

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Published in Times Record from May 3 to May 4, 2021.
09:00 - 05:00 PM
Graveside service
02:00 PM
Highland Cemetery
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May 10, 2021
We were just remembering Nelson, as we had decoration at our local cemetery. He was a kind man with gentle sense of humor. I loved listening to his stories. He will be missed.
Tracey Owens
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