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Peggy Louise Nelson Payne

Peggy Louise Nelson Payne
January 22, 2017
Funeral for Peggy Louise Nelson Payne, 73, will be Thur., Jan. 26, at 11 a.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Brad Eades officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing.

Burial will be in Johnson Chapel Cemetery.
Mrs. Payne died Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, at Decatur Morgan Hospital.  She was born June 5, 1943, in Morgan County to Charlie Judson Nelson and Essie Lois Nelson.  She was the co-owner, along with her husband Gerald, of Gerald’s Family Restaurant for 33 years. She loved to garden, cook and spend time with her family and friends. She was a graduate of Speake High School. Preceding her in death were her parents and a brother, Dorvan Nelson.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald Payne; two daughters, Vicki Payne Stephenson and Nikki Payne Tallent; a brother, Larry Nelson (Carolyn); two sisters, Maxine Hembree and Susie Fisher (Danny); four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be nephews.