Sandra Darlene Keller Payne

Sandra Darlene Keller Payne age 60 of Maryville went to be with her Loving Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at the family home. She was a member of Old Piney Grove Baptist Church. Darlene enjoyed camping and going to Smoky Mountain Knife Club. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Darlene will be missed by her family at BB&T. Preceded in death by: Father, Wade Keller. Survivors include: Husband, Johnny L. Payne; Step-Sons & Daughters-in-law, Jeffrey & Tracy Payne of Greenback, Brad & Sherri Payne, Michael & Anne Payne all of Maryville; Step-son, Brandon Payne & Fiancé Paula Snyder of Maryville; Grandchildren, Lexie Payne, Courtney Dill, Zachary Payne, Shealey Payne, Alex Payne, Josh Payne, Madalyn Payne, Julia Payne, Amanda McBride, Jeremy Snyder, and Jessica Snyder; Great-Grandson, Landon McBride; Brother & Sister-in-law, Wayne & Kathy Keller of Maryville; Sister, Faye Wilhoite of Smyrna, GA; Sisters & Brothers-in-law, Della & Bill Nuchols of Maryville and Marie & Jim Pierce of Walland; Mother, Gertie Nuchols Keller; Other Special Family, Delores McCarter of Maryville and Renee Villa and friend, Laverne Chambers. Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 24, 2010 at Smith West Chapel with Rev. Rex Everett and Rev. Roger Wilhoite officiating. Interment will follow at Old Piney Grove Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to: Blount Memorial Hospice, 1095 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy., Maryville, TN 37804-9910 or Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research at www.pancreatic.org/memorial/Darlene. Family will receive friends from 12:00 until 2:00 PM, Saturday, July 24, 2010 at Smith West Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.

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