January 15, 1938 ~ June 8, 2020

Born in: Lamb, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Roger Wayne Payne, 82, of Glasgow, KY passed away Monday, June 8, 2020 at the Greenview Hospital in Bowling Green, KY. He was born in Lamb, KY the son, of the late Carl and Lottie Williams Payne. Mr. Payne was a local businessman, cattleman, land developer and member of the Refuge Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Dorothy Depp Payne; two sons, Barry Payne (April), Bruce Payne (Micah) both of Glasgow; three grandchildren, Cole, Garet (Kelby), and Cade Payne; sister, Brenda Pook (Richard) of Glasgow; brother, Dale Payne (Ann) of Austin, KY along with several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Leroy Payne.

A private graveside service for family will be held Thursday, June 11, 2020 at the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery, with a memorial service to be held at a later date under the direction of the A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home.

Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to the Refuge Church of Christ C/O Dick Lee 233 Kino Rd. Glasgow, KY 42141 or Shanti Niketan Hospice Home C/O T. J. Samson Community Mission Foundation 1301 North Race St. Glasgow, KY 42141

A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Roger Wayne Payne. Share your condolence with the family of Mr. Payne at


Graveside Service:

Glasgow Municipal Cemetery
Leslie Ave.
Glasgow, KY 42141

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  1. So very sorry for your loss!!! Dorothy, Barry and Bruce please know that we love you and will be praying for peace and comfort in the days ahead!!

  2. Dorothy , Barry, Bruce and family … I am so sorry to hear about Roger all have my deepest condolences and my prayers .. If there is anything I can do to help you please let me know …

  3. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sorry to hear about Rogers passing.

  4. So very sorry for your loss. Roger was such a good man. We thought alot of him. Praying for you all at this time.

  5. Our sincere sympathy for all during this very difficult time. Dorothy, you are in our prayers.

    Tim, Marla & Tristan Houchens
    Garnett Grove Residents

  6. We are so sorry for your loss. May God help comfort your family during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers for the days ahead.

    The Myatt Family
    Jonathan, Meredith, Gracie & Rylee

  7. So sorry for your loss I know he and my dad did lots of business together. May God bless the Payne family in the days ahead. Your in my prayers.

  8. So very sorry for your loss Bruce and family.
    Eugene thought heaps of your Dad. We will miss them always. Praying for you all
    Brenda Mutter Simpson

  9. Dorothy, Barry, & Bruce, so sorry to hear about Roger. My grandparents, Marvin & Phoebe, and my Mom & Dad thought, and spoke very highly of Roger throughout the years. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  10. So sorry for your lost. So many fun memories when we were neighbors. May God bless your family. Love to all. Judy and Max Morris

  11. Dorothy so sorry for your loss. Many memories when we were next door neighbors. Roger was alot of fun and kind . May God Bless. Love Judy and Max Morris

  12. Dorothy, Bruce, Barry and family,
    We have fond memories of Roger over the years with farming, building and Ronnie’s hunting. May God give you peace, comfort and strength at this time. We love you!

  13. Mrs. Dorothy, Barry, Bruce and the rest of the family you all are in my thoughts and prayers!!! I pray for peace and comfort to you all!!

    • So sorry to have just learned of Roger’s passing. I have lots of good memories and ties to the family and want to extend special sympathy to Dorothy, Barry and April, Bruce and Micah, and Brenda and Richard. His passing will leave a void in the community, as well as in the family, that will be difficult to fill, Dorothy. I love you all. May the Lord give you extra comfort and strength at this time.

  14. Sorry about the loss of your husband I lost Terry 21 months ago. You just have to go day by day . it’s not easy belive me I know . keep your faith it will help you

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