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Timothy A. Payne

Timothy Payne

January 31, 1976     ~     January 7, 2010

Timothy Alan Payne, 33, Mt. Hermon, died Thursday, January 7, 2010, at the Monroe County Medical Center. A native of Barren County, he was the son of Patricia Cole Payne and the late Bernice Wilson Payne. He was a truck driver and a member of the Fairview Baptist Church at Jeffrey.

Survivors include his wife, Crystal; one son, Gavin Wilson Payne; his mother, Patty Cole Payne of Glasgow; his father-in-law, Allen S. Huff of Tompkinsville; a brother-in-law, Michael Huff of Tompkinsville; three uncles, Ed Cornwell of Tompkinsville, Stanley Cole of Austin and Grover Reid Cole of Glasgow; two aunts, Gladys Birge and Janet Gosnell of Glasgow.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in the Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

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Guest Register

22 Entries for Timothy A. Payne

  1. Justin Hunt says:

    My thoughts and prayers go out to timmys family I always thought a lot of tim. I have’nt seen him in afew years but often thought about all the good times we had down on the creek.I know tim is in a good place with his dad and cousin Andy Cole. If there is any thing I can do please let me know. Tim Payne will be missed very much and never forgotten.

  2. Melissa Mesker says:

    I never got to know Timmy, but I do call his wife, Crystal, a friend. My heart absolutely breaks for her. I know she truely loved him, and that Timmy and Gavin were her whole world. I will be there for you, Crystal, and if there is anything at all you need from me just ask.

  3. Sarah Jones says:

    Crystal, I am so truly sorry, my thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of the family. I met both of you durin a time where we all were lookin for something in our life well let me just say we were tryin to “Keep it Simple”. And Crystal honey your a very strong young lady keep Gavin #1 in your life and celebrate Tims life with him daily. Love you and if you need anything please let me know, my prayers are with you

  4. James,Tabitha,& James-Michael Manley says:

    We truely will miss Tim. We have all been such good friends for so long. we only regret that we haven’t been around as much since we had our kids. Crystal we love you and if u need anything dont hesatate to ask. we are so sorry!

  5. Marie (Lynn) Walker says:

    Crystal I am so sorry about Tim. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I knew you both for a long time and we used to hang out several years ago. You both were good friends. My heart is sadden on account of this, still again I am so sorry.
    Your friend
    Marie (Lynn) Walker

  6. Jamie Hunt Price says:

    My Deepest Sympathy. Tim & I went to school together at Fountain Run and he lived near us. We use to play together at the creek. He was a great guy. I have not seen him in several years but the memories are still there. My thoughts and prayers go out to his wife, son and Mom and other family.

  7. Teresa Hunt Tungate says:

    My Deepest Sympathy to Crystal, Gavin, and Patty. Tim was a good guy and will be greatly missed. Although I only went to school with Tim for about a year, I went to school with his wife, Crystal, for 6 years. My thoughts and prayers are with you Crystal, along with Gavin and Patty.

  8. Walter and Jane Baker says:

    Our hearts and prayers are with you all for strength in the days ahead.

  9. Theresa Deckard says:

    My Deepest Sympathy to the family. I had Timmy in my class at Fountain Run Elementary. He was a sweet “little boy” but, I had lost contact with him after leaving Fountian Run. You will be in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this very difficult time.

  10. Sandra Johnson says:

    Crystal in case you are wondering who I am, I’m Margaret’s sister. She called me tonight and told me of your loss. You and your son are in my thoughts and prayers!



  12. Pam Eaton McFarland says:

    Dear Patty
    You were so sweet to send your condolences when my Mom passed away 3 weeks ago. Who could have know I would be grieving with you now for your beloved Timmy. My heart goes out to his wife and son. You have my deepest sympathy for your loss.
    Your cousin,
    Pam Eaton McFarland

  13. Joanne Ditmeyer says:

    Hello, I did not know Timothy but his grandmother was my father’s sister. I am very sorry for your loss, I know what it is like to loose a child. My condolences and prayers are with his family.


  14. Brandy Howard Zackery says:

    My thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Payne family. I haven’t seen him in a very long time but I hold a special place in my heart for him and my entire graduating class of 1994. He will be missed and I am truly sorry for your loss.

  15. Chrisy Proffitt Simmons says:

    When a tragedy like this strikes, you have to remember to thank God for the time you spent with your loved one and not be angry for the time that was taken from you. Tim was a good husband, father and friend so for that we are blessed to have had our time with him. My thoughts and prayers will continue to be with the family. Live a life that would make Tim proud and keep his memory close.

  16. Mary Copass Hinkle says:

    Another loss for the Class of 1994, another one gone too soon. Crystal, Gavin and Patty, I am so sorry for your lose. Tim was a wonderful, funny and great friend. And I am sure he was a great husband and father. My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family.

  17. Melanie Davis Hatcher says:

    Crystal, I am so sorry for your loss. I don’t think I had seen him since we all graduated back in 1994, but I always remember him being a very sweet guy and a good friend to all. I’m sure he was a terrific husband and wonderful father, as well. I always looked forward to reading Tim’s status’ on facebook when I had a stressful day, because they would always make me laugh. I pray that God will give you strength, comfort, and peace during this most difficult time.

  18. Barbara Buckingham says:

    Crystal and Family, I am so sorry for your loss..My prayers are with you for you and your family.

  19. Malaika Hodges McKiddy says:

    I do not think I have seen Tim since graduation. He was friendly and funny. I’m sure he was a wonderful Dad and husband. I am so sorry to hear about Tim. Keep his memory alive and strong. I will pray for you Crystal and your son. May God give all of Tim’s family strength and comfort.

  20. Door Greaters At Walmart 0711 says:

    Crystal & Gavin , We are sorry for your loss . May god be with you at this time of need.
    Renee & The door Greaters at Walmart

  21. Kristy says:

    Crystal, I don’t have words to comfort you during your loss but know that you are in my prayers and thoughts. You are going to have some rough moments throughout but just hold on to all the memories and cherish them. May God continue to be with you and keep you!
    Kristy @Wal-mart

  22. Dave Harris says:

    Stanley, Martha, Laura,

    Sorry for your loss. I met Timmy a few times. Great guy.