Paul Michael Payne

December 12, 1971 ~ November 7, 2018 (age 46)

Paul .M. Payne tragically passed away on Sunday 11/4/18 at the young age of 46.

He was a loving father and proud veteran that served as a Navy Corpsman during Operation Desert Storm. He then dedicated his career to serving veterans, specializing in healthcare at the Robley Rex VA Hospital in Louisville KY.

He leaves behind daughter Tiffany Johns (née Shanks), son in Law Matthew Johns, daughter Josie Payne and her mother Marisa Jurgensen, grandchildren Parker, Preston & Natalie Johns, brother Douglas Kraemer, parents Weltha and Paul “Bill” Payne, as well as an army of loving family, friends and coworkers.


Memorial to be held at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, IN on Tuesday 11/13/18 Celebration of Life to begin at 9:30 am, Service will be held at 11:00am. Gathering to follow at Charlestown Masons Hall.


Military Honors Internment to be held at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO. on Thursday 11/15/18 at 11:00 am.

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