McRoy, Loucinda Payne

Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Loucinda McCroy
Loucinda McCroy

Loucinda Payne McRoy, 95, of Chattanooga, passed away Monday, February 4, 2013.  

She was an exemplary Christian, devoted wife, loving mother and grandmother. She was a lifelong member of Woodland Heights Baptist Church, having served as Sunday School president and teacher for over 50 years. She retired from JCPenney, after many years of service.

In addition to her parents,Charles and Eula Payne of Decherd, Tn.; she was preceded in death by her husband, William E. McRoy; her brothers, Huling Payne, J.C. Payne and Curwood Payne; and sister, Evelyn Payne. 

Survivors include her sister, Maggie Crownover (Joe) of Chattanooga; brother, David Payne (Reba) of Decherd; sons Bill McRoy (Gail) and Ronnie McRoy; daughter, Charlotte Peek (Charles), all of Chattanooga; seven grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 12-2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, followed by a service at 2 p.m. with Reverend Jake Carroll officiating. Entombment will be in Hamilton Memorial Gardens, Highway 153.

Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.  

Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.


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