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Ludy Payton

Services will be 3 p.m. Monday at Troy First Baptist Church, with Dr. Vann Kissell and the Rev. Terry Council officiating. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. Monday at the church.
White & Mahon Funeral Home in Troy is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be Ben Parker, Andrew Parker, Luke Parker, Tony Quinn, Bryan Venable and Bruce Banks.
The family requests that memorials be made to Troy First Baptist Church or Obion County Hometown Walk of Hope.
She was born May 13, 1926, in Obion County, daughter of the late William Thomas and Joy Victora (McTernan) Jordan. She married Richard “Shorty” Payton Jan. 3, 1944. He died Sept. 17, 1987.
She was a homemaker and a member of Troy First Baptist Church.
She is survived by two daughters and her son-in-law, Pat Lamberson of Kenton and Cindy and Lee Parker of Troy; her son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Karen Payton of Scotts Bluff, Neb.; 16 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Max Payton; her sister, Evelyn Cates; and two brothers, William Jordan and Henry Jordan.
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