Feb 28, 1948 - Nov 18, 2012 TUTTLE Linda L. Payne, 64, passed away on November 18, 2012, in Tuttle, OK. She was born on February 28, 1948, to Robert & Caroline Zwirtz. Linda worked as a medical transcriptionist for over 35 years. She enjoyed quilting and playing bingo. Linda is survived by her husband, William Payne; daughter, Mitzy Barker and husband Lawrence; sons, Robert and Christopher Woolery; and stepson, Billy Payne; seven grandchildren, Brianna Miller, Kayla Woolery, John Watson, Kimi Watson, Krislynn Woolery, Kobe Woolery, and Isaac Payne; great-grandchild, Caden Watson; brothers, Ronnie Zwirtz and wife Denise, and Carl Mosley; and sisters, Sherry Coulson and Clara Ann Zwirtz. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert & Caroline Zwirtz; and a host of loving family and friends. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 24, 2012, at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK. Interment will follow at Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Newcastle, OK. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK.

Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 20, 2012