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Helen Billings Collie Payne

January 27, 2019
Helen Billings Collie Payne
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Obituary for Helen Billings Collie Payne

Helen Billings Collie Payne, of Dry Fork, VA passed away, Sunday, January 27, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Independence, VA to the late Tyra W. Billings and the late Ella Mae Sexton Billings. Helen was married to the late Landon Hamilton Payne. She was a member of Sharon Baptist Church and a long time member of West Main Baptist Church, a member of the Women’s VFW Auxiliary, business owner and invested in residential real estate prior to retiring to the Payne Family Farm in 1997.

Mrs. Payne is survived by a daughter, Kathie Collie Lovelace of Richmond, VA; two sons Richard D. Collie of Dry Fork and Danny B. Collie of Buford, GA; six grandchildren, Justin D. Collie (Leigh), William B. Crumpton, John Patrick Lovelace (Cordelia), Jessica C. Testerman (Nathan), Ashley C. Fowler and Rachel D. Collie; eight Beloved great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband she was predeceased by a daughter, Mae Collie Crumpton; a son William Ronnie Collie; six brothers and three sisters. Helen was the last surviving member of her generation.

A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at Highland Burial Park, Danville, VA with the Rev. Charlie Ryan officiating.

The family will receive friends at the home Billy Crumpton, grandson, 349 Iris Lane, Danville, VA 24540.

The family requests that memorial donations be made to the charity of ones choice.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the family. Online condolences may be made at

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5:00 PM 1/28/2019 5:00:00 PM
Billy Crumpton

349 Iris Lane
Danville, VA 24540

Billy Crumpton
349 Iris Lane Danville 24540 VA
United States





2:00 PM 1/30/2019 2:00:00 PM
Highland Burial Park

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

Highland Burial Park
3049 North Main Street Danville 24540 VA
United States

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