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David Ray Payne

September 1, 1956 ~ August 17, 2017 (age 60)

Salley – Mr. David Ray Payne, 60, entered into rest Thursday, August 17, 2017.

David is the husband of Suzy F. Payne (married for 41 years). He is the father and father-in-law of Lori and Jamie Poole, and Amber and Brandon Dickson all of Salley. David is the grandfather of Savannah Poole and Jamie “Bubba” Poole, Jr. He is the son of Maxine Ramsey Payne of Gilbert and the late Billy Ray Payne. He is the brother and brother-in-law of George Allen (Teresa) Payne, Cynthia Lynne (Jeffery) Langlois, and Alton Edwin (Sandra) Payne all of Chapin, Rose Marie (Bobby) Gunter of Gilbert, Constance “Connie” (Joaquin “Ken”) Okazaki of Chapin, and Shirley (Leslie “Chip”) Irick of Pelion. David is the son-in-law of Betty Fox and the late Levi Fox of Salley. He has several nieces and nephews.

David was a charter member of the Hollow Creek Hunting Club.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm Saturday in the chapel of Blizzard Funeral Home and Cremation Services.  Funeral Service will be 5 pm Sunday at Clinton United Methodist Church with the Rev. Grayson “Butch” Blackwell. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Michael Dickson, Jay Lanigan, , Salvador Navarro, Ken Joaquin Okazaki, Philip Poole, Sr., Waverly Poole, Billy Joe Williamson, and  Cliff Williamson.

The family asks that those wishing to send memorials, please send to Clinton United Methodist Church, 333 Hollow Creek Road, Salley, S. C. 29137.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Clinton United Methodist Church
333 Hollow Creek Road, Salley SC 29137

 Service Information

August 19, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Blizzard Funeral Home Chapel
163 Main Street South
Wagener, SC 29164

Funeral Service
August 20, 2017

5:00 PM
Clinton United Methodist Church
333 Hollow Creek Road
Salley, SC 29137

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