Althea Marie Payne

  • Born: September 7, 1939
  • Died: January 26, 2016
  • Location: Judsonia, Arkansas

Powell Funeral Home

1272 Highway 367 North
Bald Knob, AR 72010

powellbk@cablelynx.com
Tel. (501) 724-3201

Tribute & Message From The Family


Althea Marie Payne, 76, of Judsonia entered into heaven on January 26, 2016. She was born September 7, 1939 to the late Edward Cunningham and Suzie Blanton Cunningham in McClelland, AR. She retired from the International Shoe Factory and was a member of Rocky Point Baptist Church.
She is survived by her two daughters, Deborah Schreckhise (Richard) of Judsonia and Lessa Payne of Little Rock; one grandson, Micheal Timberlake of Judsonia and Theresa Timberlake of Rosebud; one granddaughter, Carla Larkin of Judsonia and 5 great-grandchildren, James, Brittany, William and Joshua Timberlake and Phillip Larkin; two sisters, Jennie Sanders of Texas and Bess Gorder of Springfield.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, James Payne; 7 brothers, Marion, BB, Grady, Gil and John Cunningham and Ed and Joe Ezell; and 3 sisters, Emily Ezell, Frances Zimmerman and Lucy Kirby.
Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. and funeral services at 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 29, 2016 at Powell Funeral Home in Bald Knob.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rocky Point Baptist Church Youth Group. The address is 2130 Rocky Point Road Judsonia AR 72081.