Mary Payne Mason Jacksonville, Florida

September 17, 2012

Mary Frances Payne Mason, 79, of Jacksonville, Florida, wife of Roy Mason, passed away Monday, September 17, 2012, at Community Hospice House in Jacksonville.

Mrs. Mason was born in Royston, April 22, 1923, to the late Carl and Grace Briscoe Payne. She was of the Baptist faith and a retired phone operator for AT&T.

Left to cherish her memories are husband, Roy Mason of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Glenda Fields of Elberton; seven grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two daughters, Pam Fields and Nancy Fields Lunsford.

Funeral services celebrating her life will be held at 3PM Thursday, September 20, in the Memorial Chapel of Berry Funeral Home with the Rev. Douglas Huff officiating. Burial will follow in Elmhurst Cemetery. The family is at their respective homes and will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8PM Wednesday evening. Flowers will be accepted.

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Berry Funeral Home & Crematory, Elberton, is respectfully in charge of arrangements for Mary Frances Payne Mason.