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In Memory of

Shirley A. Payne

March 28, 1946 - May 11, 2017

Obituary


Shirley Ann Payne, age 71, of South Knoxville, devoted wife, mother, grandmother and caretaker, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 11, 2017. She was a member of the former Fellowship Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, William S. and Georgia Mae Major; mother, Laura Elizabeth Willis; father and mother- in law, Lilburn and Mary Jo Payne; sister, Vicki Vrban; brother, Mike Johnson and loving husband of 53 years, Jack Arnold Payne. Shirley is survived by her daughter, Angela Payne and fiancé Don Clarahan; daughter, Michelle Taft, and husband,...

Shirley Ann Payne, age 71, of South Knoxville, devoted wife, mother, grandmother and caretaker, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 11, 2017. She was a member of the former Fellowship Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, William S. and Georgia Mae Major; mother, Laura Elizabeth Willis; father and mother- in law, Lilburn and Mary Jo Payne; sister, Vicki Vrban; brother, Mike Johnson and loving husband of 53 years, Jack Arnold Payne. Shirley is survived by her daughter, Angela Payne and fiancé Don Clarahan; daughter, Michelle Taft, and husband, Gary; granddaughter, Ashley Costerisan and husband Nathan; grandson, Riley Taft; great- grandsons, Maddox Fream, Walker Boudreau and Finn Costerisan; sister, Kathy Hastings and husband Vern; sister- in- law, Linda Pittman, and many nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends on Monday, May 15, 2017 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Berry Funeral Home, 3704 Chapman Highway. Family and friends will meet at Woodlawn Cemetery on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11:30am for graveside services, Chaplin Seth Hammond officiating. Condolences may be offered at www.berryfuneralhome.com