Don Peyton, 76, of Paducah, died Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at 11:10 a.m. at Lourdes hospital. He was a member of Bible Baptist Heartland Worship Center, a member of Masonic Lodge #449, and retired from B.F. Goodrich. He was a 1954 graduate of Reidland High School.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Patsy “Pat” Rudd Peyton; three daughters, Donna and husband John Gill, Christy and husband Kent Cadwell, both of Paducah, and Kim Peyton of West Frankfort, Ill.; three sisters, June and husband Gene Thompson, Loretta and husband Terrell Whitis and Linda and husband George Mueller, all of Paducah; one sister-in-law, Helen Peyton of Boaz; seven grandchildren: Peyton Cadwell, Mason Cadwell, Justin Kindred, Britney Boyd, Nathan Harvell, Lindsey Shaffer, and Demetre Hudson; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding in death were one daughter, Tonya Peyton Hudson; parents, Eugene and Emma Thompson Peyton; and one brother, Bobby Peyton.
Services will be held Saturday, June 22, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Heartland Worship Center with the Revs. Johnny Sams and Nathan Joyce officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah and after 9 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Expression of sympathy may be made to: Lourdes Hospice, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, KY 42003; or Heartland Worship Center, 4777 Alben Barkley Drive, Paducah, KY 42001.