Woodrow W. "Peck" Payton, age 95 of Campbellsburg passed away Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Woodrow was a farmer and an Army WW II Sergeant with a Bronze Star. He was a Kentucky Colonel and a Life Long Member of the TERMITES. Woodrow was the son of the late William Thomas & Myrtie Mae (Ethington) Payton and was preceded in death by three sisters, Beulah Croxton, Gladys McCarty & Naomi Hall and two brothers, Cecil & Hubert Payton.
Wife: Harriett (Crecelius) Payton of Campbellsburg
Daughters: Peggy Reeves of Louisville
Kathy Lesmeister (Steve) of Louisville
Lisa Carper (Chris) of Owensboro
Sons: Mike & Bruce Payton both of Campbellsburg
6 Grandchildren: Chris Reeves (Jordan), Katie Cummins (Josh), Craig Lesmeister (Jordan), Eric Lesmeister, Abby Payton & Kalen Carper
7 Great-Grandchildren: Jack, Mitchell, Sam, Emalyn, Bennett, Annie Frances & Kayden
Funeral Service: 2 PM Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Bro. Mike Frey, pastor of Hopewell Baptist Church and assisted by Dr. Corky Klingenfus.
Interment: New Castle Cemetery
Honorary Pallbearers: Tim Pryor, Muncey Pryor, John Barnett, Earl Holmes, Cecil McCarty, Kenneth McCarty, Hubert Alton Payton & Bill Pollard
Active Pallbearers: Chris Reeves, Katie Cummins, Craig Lesmeister, Eric Lesmeister, Kalen Carper, Abby Payton & Josh Cummins
Forms of contributions may be given to Hopewell Baptist Church, PO Box 188, Campbellsburg, KY 40011.
Visitation: 5 to 8 PM Friday, April 7, 2017 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.