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Quinton Harlan Payne

• Jun 26, 2018 at 5:30 PM

BERLIN HEIGHTS — Quinton Harlan Payne, age 92, gained his heavenly home on June 23, 2018, after a valiant battle with Alzheimer’s disease. His devotion to his family and his firm belief in God supported him in his struggle and ultimately gave him peace.

Quinton was born to the late Lonnie and Nellie (Winebarger) Payne in Sandy Ridge, Virginia on June 19, 1926. He was immersed in the Christian Community that would be his lifelong support from an early age. Quinton retired from the Virginia Coal Mines after 18 years and then from Ford Motor Company Lorain, Ohio.

Quinton was blessed with a large and loving family. He is survived by his loving wife of 14 years Corena Williams Payne; his sons; Rick Payne, of Norwalk, Lonnie "Sonny" (Liz) Payne, of Kentucky, Ronnie (Teresa) Williams, of Kentucky, Clark (Anita) Williams, of Kentucky, Luke (Julie) Williams, of Kentucky, the late Mike (Charlotte) Williams, of Kentucky; daughters; Glenda Freeman, of Norwalk, Patsy (Gene) McClellan, of Berlin Heights, Cherry Wiley, of Huron, Katherine (Randy) Carroll, of Norwalk, Carla (Luther) Blevins, of Kentucky, Konnie Kells, of Kentucky, Diana Williams, of Kentucky. siblings, Eutha Carty, of Berlin Heights, James Payne, of Apopka, FL, Estel Payne, of Port Charlotte, FL, and Leonard Payne, of Berlin Heights. Numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife of 59 years Jackie Payne, a daughter Jane Hensley, and siblings Muriel Register, of SC, Pearl Groesch, of Huron, Lotress Payne, of VA, and Laymon Payne, of North Fairfield.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 28, 2018 from 2-8 pm at Trinity Temple Church located at the corner of State Route 113 and Arlington Road Milan, Ohio. Friends may also call on Friday, June 29, 2018 at 11 am until the time of services at 12 noon. Officiating will be Pastor Don New of Trinity Temple Church. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery Berlin Heights.

The Payne and Williams Families would like to extend our gratitude to Hospice of Hope of Kentucky, special thanks to Clark and Anita Williams for their attentiveness and loving care. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Quinton’s name to Trinity Temple Church.


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