ROBERT FRANKLIN PAYTON
Robert Franklin Payton, 76, of Mt. Lookout passed
away on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at the Summersville
Regional Medical Center. Born July 1, 1940 he was a son
of the late William and Myrtle Bowman Payton.
He was a member of St Johns Catholic Church in
Summersville. He was a US Air Force Veteran, US
National Guard and US Air Force Reserves. He was an
independent truck driver and loved dirt track racing
having raced for many years.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife,
Susan Payton; sons, Timothy and his wife, Julie Payton,
James Payton and Laurie Melson, Gerald and his wife,
Becky Payton, Thomas and his wife Tanja Payton, and
Edward and his wife, Melanie Payton; four brothers,
Ronald, James, Jack, and Harry; four sisters, Sylvia,
Goldie, Bertha, and Wilhelmina; grandchildren, Logan,
Conor, Aidan, Eamonn, James, Jessica, Travor, Sean,
Susan and several other grandchildren and great
grandchildren; special mention to Frank, Bill and Carol
and a host of other family and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on
Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the St Johns Catholic
Church in Summersville with Father Xavier Cooney, SVD
officiating. Burial will be held on Monday at 12:00 noon
on Monday, November 28, 2016 in the Donel C. Kinnard
Memorial State Veterans Cemetery in Dunbar.
Friends may call at the White Funeral Home in
Summersville on Friday from 5-7 PM where a Rosary
service will be held at 6:30.
Condolences may be sent to the family at