Barbara A. Payton, 60, of Louisa, VA, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2007 at Martha Jefferson Hospital, Charlottesville, VA.
Barbara was born January 11, 1947 in Farmington, West Virginia to Dana Eugene Harris, Sr. and Esta Mae Adams Harris. She was a member of New Jerusalem Church, Bumpass, VA.
Barbara is survived by her husband Roger Dale Payton, Sr., her sons, James William Payton, Sr., Craig Alan Droste, David Ross Sprouse, Sr., Jason Williams, her daughters, Rae Ann Droste, Leahann Mae Sprouse, her grandchildren, Brian Jay Anders, Sarah Lynn Droste, James William Payton, Jr., Matthew Payton, Nina Zarin, David Ross Sprouse, Jr. and 1 on the way, and her brother, Dana Eugene Harris, Jr.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Wilmer Harris, Jack Harris, Ben Harris, and a sister, Esta Mae Boyce.
A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 20, 2007 at Woodward Funeral Home, Louisa, VA. Burial will follow at the Payton Family Cemetery, Mineral, VA. Pallbearers will be William Baggett, Adrian Hall, Temple Anderson, James Payton, David Sprouse and Craig Droste.
A visitation will be held from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 19, 2007 at Woodward Funeral Home, Louisa, VA.
Woodward Funeral Home, 200 Fredericksburg Ave. Louisa, VA is handling these arrangements