Nadean Payne

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Nadean Payne, a resident of Green Forest, died Sunday at Autum Hill Nursing Facility in Berryville at the age of 86.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 6, at Holt Memorial Chapel with Rev. Dean Smith officiating.

Burial will be in Alpena Cemetery with Larry Wheatley, Johnny Callen, Steve Smith, Gary Williams, Scott Widner and Kenny Smothers serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Joella and J.W. Clemons, Glenna and Gene Combs, Billie and Tom Wilcox, Zenobia and Pete Daniels, Betty and Tom Wymore, Lavonne Langston, Ruby Howard and Mary Stanphill.

Visitation will be during office hours Tuesday and one hour before service time on Wednesday at Holt Memorial Chapel.

Nadean was born at Crane, MO on May 16, 1924, a daughter of Charles T. and Allie (Goforth) Payne.

She worked for many years at Ocomo/Tyson and as a Green Thumb worker after her retirement. She was a member of Alpena Baptist Church and the Batavia Friendship Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Vondean Payne.

She is survived by cousins and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to Baptist Boys Ranch, 5742 Boys Ranch Road, Harrison, AR 72601.