Carol Ann (Brown) Payne, 76, of Clay, entered into rest Friday, January 4, 2019.

Born June 13, 1942 in Clay, she was the daughter of the late Clyde and Mable (Woods) Brown.

Carol is survived by her husband, Dennis Payne of Clay, sons, Darrell Grose of Cartersville, GA, Robert Grose and James Summers, both of Wallback; nine grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren; brother, Wayne Brown of Rochester, Ohio; sisters, Betty Coss of Bellville and Patty King of Rock Cave.

She enjoyed visiting with family and friends, listening to music, and country dancing.

A funeral service was held Thursday, January 10, at Wilson-Smith Funeral Home, Clay. Burial followed in Clay Memorial Gardens, Clay.

Friends gathered with family from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, January 9, at the funeral home.

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Wilson-Smith Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Payne family.