Patricia Faye Payne Allen, 76, of Ringgold, Georgia went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Saturday, January 16, 2021. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, she was a 1962 Graduate of Ringgold High School, a member of Pathway Baptist Church and a former employee of Linda’s Produce in East Ridge, Tennessee. She is preceded in death by her parents, Marvin James Payne Sr., and Ruth Louise Crowe Payne. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, David F. “Fred” Allen of Ringgold, GA.; daughter, Rhonda Faye Allen (Wayne Downs) of Ringgold, GA.; three sisters, Carolyn Payne (Billy) Rhinehart of Ringgold, GA., Melba Payne (Ulys) Sparks of Ringgold, GA., and Nancy Payne Brackett of Rossville, GA.; brother, Marvin James (Carolyn Payne Jr. of Ringgold, GA.; five grandchildren, Brandon Charles (Rylee Carter), Morgan (Zachary) Shahan, Austin Magill (Ashley Reynolds), Kristen Magill (Austin Estep) and Zachary Magill (Hannah McKinney); several nieces and nephews and beloved family friends, Wesley Charles and Brent Barnett. Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 19, 2021 in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Mark Smith officiating. The family will receive friends 5-8 P.M. Monday and 9 A.M. until funeral time Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Pathway Baptist Church Building Fund. Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold, Georgia.
Patricia Faye Payne Allen
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