Funeral services for Jeanette Scott Hatch Payne, age 86 of Hopkins County, were at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010 at Tapp Funeral Home in Sulphur Springs. Burial was in the Weaver Cemetery with Rev. Tom Friday officiating.
Mrs. Payne was born Oct. 30, 1923 in Sulphur Springs to Lawton M. and Pauline Tolleson Scott. She married Guy Hatch on Oct. 8, 1939. He died in 1967. She married Alton L. Payne in July 1968. He died in 1983. She was a homemaker and was a member of Weaver Baptist Church. She died Monday, Aug. 2 in Mount Vernon. She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Brenda Beadle; and three brothers, Joe Scott, Kenneth Scott, and Jackie Scott.
She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Larry and Wanda Hatch of Red Oak, Mike and Lyda Hatch of Waxahachie, and Bobby and Anita Hatch of Farris; a daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn and James Edwards of Weaver; a brother, W. D. Scott of Sulphur Springs; a sister, Rose Jobe of Nacogdoches; 12 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter.
Pallbearers were Jay Hatch, Brian Beadle, David Hatch, Guy Hatch, Jason Beadle, Jeremy Hatch, and Landon Womack. Gaylon Payne and Coy Payne were honorary pallbearers.