Ida Bell Payne
Born on Jan. 19, 1915
IDA BELL PAYNE
VICTORIA - Ida Bell Payne, 98, of Victoria passed away on Monday, April 1, 2013. She was born on January 19, 1915 in Center, Texas to the late Edward N. Strong and Mary Eugene Goss Strong. She was a Homemaker and a member of First United Methodist Church in Austwell, Texas.
Survivors: Daughters. Norma Jean Glover, of Tivoli; Mary Ann Billings, of Corpus Christi; Judy DeDear (Wayne ), of Bloomington; Sharon Fagan (Sammy ), of Tivoli; Deborah Heard (Vincent ), of Goliad. Son. Larry Payne (Earlene ),of El Campo. Also survived by 13 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.
Preceded in death by: Parents; Husband, Charles R. " Doc " Payne and 2 sisters, 4 brothers and 2 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 from 6 to 8 at Colonial Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2013, 2:00 pm at the First United Methodist Church in Austwell, Tx. Rev. Walter Hoke and Rev. June Cantrell , officiating. Burial will follow at Tivoli Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Mark Glover, Rick Graff, Craig Brashears, Brent DeDear, Scott DeDear, Kurt Clements, Garrett Heard, Neil Heard.
Honorary Pallbearers: Bill Lee, Jim Strong, Scott Strong, Mike Strong, Pat Strong, Allen Heard, Kenny Kelso, Burton Kelso, Dallas Ford, Larry R. Payne.
Memorials: First United Methodist Church, Austwell,Tx or Hospice of South Texas.
Words of Comfort may be left to the Family at www.colonialfuneralhomevictoria.com