William Earl (Billy) Payton, Jr PDF Print
Tuesday, 24 April 2012 14:34


William Earl (Billy) Payton, Jr. age 68 of Horse Cave passed away Monday, April 23, 2012 at Caverna Memorial Hospital.

He was a Hart County native, retired as Vice President of Midway Wholesale Company in Horse Cave. He was a member of Horse Cave Baptist Church. He was a past member of the Bearwallow Masonic Lodge # 231 and the Caverna Jaycees. He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Rachel Anderson Payton.

Survivors Include wife of 52 years, Barbara

3 children, William (Bill) Earl Payton, III and wife Pam of Cave City

Phillip Whitney Payton of Horse Cave

Jennifer Payton Burton and husband Lowell of Goodlettsville, Tn.

5 grandchildren, Christy Payton, Kate Payton, Hannah Payton, Emma Burton and Jake Burton

1 great-grandchild, Skylar Stockton

3 sisters: Dorothy Stinson and husband John T. of Horse Cave

Marie Caudill and husband Gordon of Auburn, Ky.

Connie Doyle and husband Brian of Newton, Georgia

brother-in-law, Bill Bryant of Cincinnati Ohio

sister-in-law, Patricia Wilson of Elizabethtown, Ky.

A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, April 29, 2012 from 2PM - 4PM at the Cave City Convention Center. Arrangements are under the direction of Winn Funeral Home.

There will be no visitation prior to the Celebration of Life.

Expressions of sympathy may be in the form of donations given to the Kosiar Children's Hosptial in Louisville, KY.




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