OBITUARY

Roscoe Payton

September 2, 1930June 16, 2020

Roscoe Payton, 89, of Louisville, KY, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at the Nazareth Home Highlands. He was a native of Grayson County, KY, born September 02, 1930 to the late Joy Thomas Payton and Idella Peach Heath. He was a U.S. Army Korean War combat veteran, retired chemical operator at B.F. Goodrich and long time Baptist. He was preceded in death along with parents, his loving wife, Emma Jean Smith Payton; step father, Jerome Heath; his siblings, J. P. Payton, Donald Payton, James Heath, and Mattie Beatty.

He is survived by his daughters, Rebecca Jean Bobick (Richard) of Kerrville, TX and Linda Joy Williams (Stephen); grandson, Payton Williams (Ashley); siblings, Mary Hoskins, Herb Heath, and David Heath.

Roscoe loved animals and had many pets throughout his life including Brownie (his childhood dog); cats, Miss Kitty, Popo, Ivan Jean, Martha, Jenny, and Snow. He is survived by his cat, Isabella.

Services to celebrate Roscoe’s life will be held at noon on Saturday June 27, 2020 in the chapel of Arch L Heady-Cralle, 2428 Frankfort Ave., with interment to follow at Cave Hill. Visitation 4-8 pm Friday, and after 10 am Saturday. Face masks are required at the funeral home and Cave Hill.

The family would like to thank the entire staff at The Nazareth Home Highlands and Dr. Jane Cornett for their love and care of Roscoe. Their compassion and professionalism is greatly appreciated.

In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy requested to the Humane Society.

Please leave condolence for the family at www.archlheadycralle.com

  • FAMILY

  • He is survived by his daughters Rebecca Jean Bobick (Richard) of Kerrville, TX and Linda
    Joy Williams (Stephen) ; grandson Payton Williams (Ashley); siblings Mary Hoskins, Herb
    Heath, and David Heath.
  • DONATIONS

  • Humane Society

Services

  • Visitation

    Friday, June 26, 2020

  • Funeral Services

    Saturday, June 27, 2020

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Biography

Roscoe Payton, 89, of Louisville, KY, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at the Nazareth Home Highlands. He was a native of Grayson County, KY, born September 02, 1930 to the late Joy Thomas Payton and Idella Peach Heath. He was a U.S. Army Korean War combat veteran, retired chemical operator
at B.F. Goodrich and long time Baptist. He was preceded in death along with parents, his loving
wife Emma Jean Smith Payton, step father Jerome Heath, his siblings J. P. Payton, Donald
Payton, James Heath, Mattie Beatty.

He is survived by his daughters Rebecca Jean Bobick (Richard) of Kerrville, TX and Linda
Joy Williams (Stephen) ; grandson Payton Williams (Ashley); siblings Mary Hoskins, Herb
Heath, and David Heath.

Roscoe loved animals and had many pets throughout his life including Brownie (his
childhood dog); cats, Miss Kitty, Popo, Ivan Jean, Martha, Jenny, Snow. He is survived by his
cat Isabella.

Services to celebrate Roscoe’s life will be held at noon on Saturday June 27, 2020 in the
chapel of Arch L Heady-Cralle, 2428 Frankfort Ave. with interment to follow at Cave Hill.
Visitation 4-8 pm Friday, and after 10 am Saturday. Face masks are required at the funeral
home and Cave Hill.

The family would like to thank the entire staff at The Nazareth Home Highlands and Dr. Jane
Cornett for their love and care of Roscoe. Their compassion and professionalism is greatly
appreciated.

In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy requested to the Humane Society.

Please leave condolence for the family at www.archlheadycralle.com