Sep 14, 2018 at 9:14 AM
KINGSPORT (Formerly of Wytheville) - Howard Payne, 76, of Kingsport, formerly of Wytheville, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the residence of his brother following a courageous battle with cancer.
The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 pm on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport. A Veterans Tribute Service will be provided by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter # 979 at 5:00 pm Friday. The funeral service will be conducted at 7:00 pm Friday in the chapel with Glenn Jackson and Darren McCugh officiating.
Burial will follow graveside services at 1:00 pm on Saturday at East Lawn Memorial Park.
Military honors will be accorded by The American Legion, Hammond Post #3 and Gate City Post #265.
Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
Those attending committal services are asked to assemble at the funeral home by 12:00 pm Saturday and then proceed to the cemetery.