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Obituary for Justin M. Payne

Payne, Justin M.

Justin Michael Payne, age 34 of Delton, passed away unexpectedly on March 24, 2021. Justin was born on July 29, 1986 in Hastings, Michigan, the son of Patty and Merle Payne. Justin worked as a rock wall builder for many years and most recently as a roofer. In his free time, Justin enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, mushrooming, and working on his truck. Most of all he was a caring guy who loved spending time with his family. Justin is survived by his children: Kaytlynn Kidd, Haydin Miller, Tyler Miller, and Bentley Payne; one parent, Sue Smith; twin brother, Albert Payne; siblings: Donnie (Rita) Smith, Denise Daniels, Deanna (Ron) Daniels, Doug Smith, Dan Payne, Darlene (Jim) Cowham, Mandy Payne, Kay Payne, Kathy (Dan) Eslick, Sharron Smith, Terry Smith, Bradley (Janet) Smith, David (Gabi) Smith; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and caring friends He is preceded in death by parents: Patty and Merle Payne, Frances Smith; sister, Deborah Winn; and brother, Dennis Smith. Cremation has taken place and services will be held at a later date. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Justin’s family.