DR. W. MARLIN PAYNE, age 95, well known Summerville retired optometrist, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2019. He was born March 10, 1924, in Rome, Georgia to the late David Walter and Jennie White Payne. He is survived by his wife if 71 years, Montyne Brock Payne; a daughter and son-in-law, Marla and Darrell Wise of Canton, GA.; two sons and daughter–in-law, Judge Jon M. Payne of Summerville and Tommy and Sue Payne Carrollton, Ga.; seven Grandchildren, seven Great Grandchildren; two sisters, Betty Payne Crotty of Conyers and Ann- Payne Williams of Acworth; a special niece, Nancy Hart Brown of Rome, and special friend, Milford Morgan (Beth); other Nieces and Nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 2nd, at 1:00 P.M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home, with Minister David Curtis and eulogy by Minister Edward Ledford, interment in the family plot of Summerville Cemetery. The Family will receive friends Thursday from 11:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the Family suggest contributions to Cancer Navigators, #255 W. 5thSt.,Suite #300. Rome, GA.-30165 or Assured Hospice Care, #5 Bowen Ct., Cartersville, Ga.-30120.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge.