Terrance 'Terry' lee Payne

Thursday , March 06, 2014 - 12:25 PM


Terrance "Terry" Lee Payne was born on Father's Day, June 16, 1957, in Ft. Worth, Texas. His life ended three days before his 56th birthday, on June 13, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Jenny Lynne Rees Payne; his children: Elizabeth Michelle Payne (Mark Wardle), Kathleen Erin Payne, Samuel Clyde Payne, and Tyler Moroni Payne. He also leaves behind 3 grandsons; Sebastian Dee Stock, Oliver Lee Stock and Elliott Wilford Payne-Wardle and his sister Sue Hasha (Steve) and many nieces and nephews, aunts, and uncles.

He was preceded in death by his mother Lila Christine Rankins, father Owen Leroy Payne, son Craig Owen Payne, and a stillborn son Matthew Ryan Payne.

Terry married Jenny on April 18, 1980 in Logan, Utah. Throughout their marriage, they, along with their children, lived in several states, and had a lot of experiences together, traveling many places around the country. Terry and Jenny enjoyed frequent vacations to Hawaii and looked forward to retiring there someday. Terry was a generous and loving man, who was always looking out for anyone that came into his life. He always lived the golden rule. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Memorial services will be held on Friday, June 21, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Metcalf Mortuary, 288 West St. George Blvd., St George, Utah and on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church located at 705 23rd St., Ogden, Utah.

Donations may be made to the Terrance Payne Memorial Fund at any Chase Bank, with account number: 676575891.

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