Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Jack Stiles Payne

09/18/1933 - 09/10/2018

Jack Stiles Payne, age 84, of Marble, NC passed away Monday, September 10, 2018 at the Valley View Care Center.

He was the son of the late Fred and Julia Stiles Payne. Jack retired from a wood factory as a sander. He was a veteran of the Korean War. Jack was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son, Carroll Payne; and brothers, Ralph and Larry Payne.

He is survived by his wife, Colleen Johnson Payne; three sisters, Linda Rowland, Geneva Gibby and Betty Wilson; granddaughter, Jennifer Eller; great-grandson, Brady Payne and great-great-grandson, Maverick Payne.

A graveside service will be held at 1 pm, Thursday, September 13, 2018 at the Moss Cemetery in Marble, NC. Chaplin J.D. Baker will officiate. Military graveside rites will be conducted by the VFW Post 10222, Joe Miller Elkin American Legion Post #96, D.A.V. Chapter #73, American Legion Post #532 of Hayesville and VFW Post #6812.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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