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Paul Allen Payne
Paul Allen Payne

Paul Allen Payne

February 21, 1931 - Saturday October 2, 2021

Service Location Date Time Directions
Visitation Spring Grove Funeral Home October 11, 2021 10:00 AM Directions
Funeral Service Spring Grove Funeral Home October 11, 2021 11:00 AM Directions

Dr. Paul A. Payne of Clifton, age 90, passed away on Sat. Oct. 2. He was loving husband to Margaret Lee Roosa Payne for 54 years (died 2012), beloved father of Bradley Allen Payne (Maureen) and Martha Elizabeth Payne (Derek), devoted brother to Charles Lewis Payne (Bryna), Rodney Henderson (Carole), and Phyllis Joy Payne Willis (Guye, deceased), and loving grandfather to Katherine Margaret Payne, Elizabeth Anne Payne, and Bryan Payne Hampson. Born Feb. 21, 1931 in Frederick, OK to Nora Elizabeth Hayter Payne (teacher and homemaker) and Charles Allen Payne (farmer, teacher and business owner), Paul grew up in and near Grandfield, OK. He went to Phillips University (Enid, OK), Yale Divinity School, and Ohio State (PhD), served as founding minister at Northwest Christian Church in Columbus, OH before his 35-year career as a psychologist at UC. Paul was an Eagle Scout, cyclist, tennis player, runner, handyman, and violinist, and loved nature, dogs, landscape photography, classical music, travel, and gourmet cooking. He enjoyed daily walks to Mt. Storm Park. Service will be 11:00am Oct. 11 2021, with visitation at 10:00 at Spring Grove Funeral Home, 4389 Spring Grove Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45223. Condolences and additional information at 

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