Payne, Edward C.
Edward C. Payne, 83, of Blacksburg, died Monday, January 7, 2008, in Montgomery County Hospital.
He was a veteran of World War II. Surviving are two daughters, Sallie Gray Sherertz, Lorton, Va., and Susan P. Boone, Woodbridge; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and seven nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, January 11, 2008, at the Christiansburg First Church of The Nazarene, with Pastor Rick Bailey officiating. Interment will follow in Hickman Cemetery, Pulaski County. The family will receive friends from 12 noon until 2 p.m. Friday at the church. DeVilbiss Funeral Home, Radford is handling the arrangements.