Dr. Maurice W. Payne, a 78-year-old resident of Checotah, OK, died on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 in Greece while vacationing with his wife and friends. He was a native of Galt.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 at the First Baptist Church of Checotah with Rev. Steve Dennis officiating. A private burial is planned.
Dr. Payne was born on May 31, 1934 at Galt,