HOMER – Kathryn Wood Payne, 83, died Thursday, January 22, 2009, at Athens Regional Medical Center.
Born in Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late John C. and Odessa Poole Wood. She was a member of Bethany Christian Church and was retired from Blue Bell. Mrs. Payne was preceded in death by her husband, John William Payne.
Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Jerry and Donna Payne and Ben and Yvonne Payne, all of Homer; sister, Evelyn Lewallen, Baldwin; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, January 25, at Bethany Christian Church with Bill Moody officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, was in charge of arrangements.
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