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. Internment 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 Baptist Children’s Home.
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.