William Lee Payne of Belleview passed away on April 2, 2003, at the Mineral Area Regional Medical Center at the age of 66 years. He was born on March 1, 1937, in the State of Missouri, the son of the late Albert L. and Dovie (Lunsford) Payne.
He is survived by all his friends and caregivers at Belleview Valley Nursing Center.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Cozean Memorial Chapel.