Madelyn Pauline Payne, 71, of Ravenswood, W.Va. (formerly of Greenwood, W.Va.) departed this life on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
Madelyn was born July 12, 1942, in Pine Knob, W.Va., a daughter of the late James H. and Dorothy M. (Kuhn) Todd. She spent her life as a loving homemaker for her family and loved her children and grandchildren dearly. She was an avid reader, enjoyed traveling, and was Baptist by faith.
She is survived by her children, Alan Payne, Ravenswood; Dwayne Payne and Arthur Payne (Melissa), both of Greenwood, W.Va. (Long Run Community); Ellen Randolph (Philip), Ravenswood; grandchildren, Philip Scott Randolph II, Sarah Robinson, Ryan Payne, Rachel Payne, Elizabeth Harris, Rebecca Harris, Robert Harris; great granddaughter, Stella Robinson; sisters, Kathleen Webb and Nancy Todd; brothers, Woodrow and William Todd; fiance, William Angus, along with several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Edwin D. Payne; granddaughter, Savannah Randolph; brothers, Carlos, Ellis, Raymond, Norman and Robert Todd and sisters, Carol Harris, Kate Underwood, Josephine Todd, and Lucille Todd.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at McCullough Rogers Funeral Home, Pennsboro with burial to follow in the Payne Family Cemetery, Greenwood, W.Va. (Long Run Community). Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m., today at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mcculloughraiguel.com