John E. Payton 71, of Michigantown, IN, died at 12:45 a.m. April 30, 2015 at his home. Born February 7, 1944 in Frankfort to the late James E. “Shine” & Alberta (Nation) Payton. He married Kathy Kingsolver on August 23, 1968 and she survives. Mr. Payton was a 1962 graduate of Clinton Central and attended Purdue University. He was a lifelong Clinton County resident. He worked as an independent sales representative with Denison Industries, retiring in 2008. John was a member of the Eagles Lodge Aerie #976. He enjoyed golfing, was an avid sports fan and loved spending time with family and friends.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be 2-5 p.m. Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 4th at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Humane Society.
Wife: Kathy Payton of Michigantown and Son: Eric Payton of Frankfort.
a brother, Jim Payton in 2005 and a half- brother, Troy Payton.