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Mr. Antonia (Tony) Payton

January 1, 1968 ~ February 12, 2019 (age 51)
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Mr. Antonia Payton, was born June 1, 1968, to the late Mr. Johnnie Lee and Rosie Nell Payton. He was the 6th child of 6 children and he lived life to the fullest. Tony was a well-known friend and loved one across those track of Lenard Ave Ridgeland, MS. He attended Madison County School and continued his life as a carpenter for everybody. He was known for giving everybody a nickname that will always remain. Tony's last words to his family were "Remember I Love Yall, Ok!' He will indeed be missed but never forgotten.

Tony was employed at Reserve of Byram and Venture Car wash, where he gained the skill of SHINE! He was a fun loving, booster cable that left everyone with a smile and sometimes an occasional bruise. Tony was loved by many and will be missed by plenty.

Sadly on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 12, 2019, Tony answered his Father call and transitioned into eternity.

Visitation hours will be Friday, February 22, 2019, from 12-7 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home, located at 886 N. Farish Street - Jackson, MS 39202

Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home Chapel, 886 N. Farish Street - Jackson, MS 39202. Interment will follow at New Hope Cemetery in Canton, MS

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