Wanda Charlene Johnson Payne
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[August 21, 2014]
Wanda Charlene Johnson Payne, 91, of Lincoln, passed away at 8:40
p.m. on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Abraham Lincoln Memorial
Hospital in Lincoln.
Burial at a later date.
Lincoln- Wanda Charlene Johnson Payne, 91, of
Lincoln, passed away at 8:40 p.m. on Tuesday, August
19, 2014 at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in
Charlene was born on October 26, 1922 in Heyworth,
IL, daughter of Lee and Irene Ball Moneymaker. She
was united in marriage to Lindsey Blankenship and
later divorced. She then married Harold Johnson in
May of 1959. He preceded her in August of 1992. She
then married Shirley Payne in 1995. He preceded her
in death in 2000. She is survived by her daughter:
Patricia (Curt) Cline of Midland City, IL; step
daughter: Kay Thompson of Lincoln; granddaughter:
Danyelle Roth of Carbondale, CO;eight step
grandchildren and many great grandchildren who
fondly referred to her as Grandma Chiney. She was
preceded in death by her parents, husbands, infant
daughter and son; and her brother: Clayton
Cremation rites were performed according to
Charlene’s wishes. Burial will be at a later date in
Heyworth Randolph Township Cemetery in Heyworth.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society
or to St. Clara’s Manor. Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
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