Phyllis Ruth Payton

May 28, 1932March 31, 2019

Phyllis Ruth Payton, 86, of Taylorsville, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.  She was a member of Waterford Church of Christ and a homemaker.  Her greatest gift was always being there for her children and family.  She was preceded in death by her parents, George, Sr. and Maude Taurman; her husband, Lelon Payton; a brother, George Taurman, Jr.; a sister, Carolyn Slagle; along with a grandson, Nicholas Hemmer.  She is survived by her four sons, Randal, Charles, Glenn, and Timothy Payton; two daugthers, Patsy Glass and Jill Hemmer; two brothers, Jim and Jerry Taurman; one sister, Janice Bersaglia; along with eleven grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandson.  Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at the McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home, Mt. Washington with burial to follow in the Mount Washington Cemetery.  Friends may visit from 1-8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday. 


Randal & Donna, I am so sorry for your loss. May your memories & faith warm your hearts for years to come. --Roseanne J.Southard
So sorry for your moms passing, know you will all miss her. Gods peace and comfort at this season of life, Blessing , JoAnna and Irvin