H.B. Payne, age 89, of Acworth, GA, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2019. He was born on August 7, 1929 in Pine Log, GA, to the late Dewey and Lydia Payne. Mr. Payne was in the U.S. Navy and a Korean and Vietnam era war veteran. He worked as an aviation electrician for The U.S. Navy for 27 years, as well as an aviation electrician Lockheed Martin for 10 years. Mr. Payne is preceded in death by his parents and two siblings.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 61 years, Judith A. Payne of Acworth, GA, daughters; Janice Lynn Payne and Phillip Dawkins of Acworth, GA, Lori Ann Payne and Brooks Cady of Dalton, GA, brothers; Hugh Payne, James and Syble Payne, J.R. Payne, Paul and Evelyn Payne, Thomas and Cora Payne, sister, Evelyn Payne Weathington, Grandchildren, Laurie Elizabeth Dawkins and Jeremy Mills, Andrew Christopher Dawkins, Christian Payne Cady, William Thomas Cady and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mr. Payne will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM from the Chapel of Clark Funeral Home with Dr. David M. Joiner officiating. Interment will be held at Georgia National Cemetery on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 2:00 PM. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully asks that donations be made to The Wounded Warrior Project.
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Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA. is in charge of arrangements.
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