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Payton, Lois Annetta
Lois Annetta Payton, 89, of Galesburg died at 1:17 p.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2011 in OSF St. Mary Medical Center.

She was born February 23, 1922 in Bardolph, Ill. the daughter of Clarence and Thressie Radenbaugh Horton. She married William Payton in Galesburg, Ill. on April 3, 1941. He preceded her in death on December 9, 1999.

She is survived by two daughters, Marsha (Karl) Jones and Susan Brock, both of Galesburg; a brother, Neal Horton of Galesburg; five grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and special nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three brothers, two sisters and a grandchild, Owen Dale Jones.

Lois was a homemaker. She graduated from Galesburg High School in 1940 and was an active member of the Covenant Church.

Graveside services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, August 20, 2011 in Linwood Cemetery. Rev. Tom Ek will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to the Covenant Church. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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