The Journal Register (Medina, NY)


August 23, 2013

Travis J. "TMAN" Payne

MEDINA — Travis J. "TMAN" Payne, 17, of Medina, NY, entered into rest on Thursday, August 22, 2013, at the Medina Memorial Hospital.

Born on September 2, 1995 in Brockport, NY, he was the son of Ronald and Patty (Ackerman) Payne.

Travis attended Al Brown High School in Kannapolis, NC, graduating in 2013 and just         recently moved back home to Medina. He was employed with Avanti Pizza and Grill and enjoyed playing Call of Duty and Kirby on his Xbox.

Besides his parents, he is survived by his siblings, Brandon and Jamie Payne; paternal grandmother, Catherine (Harold Stifter) Payne, all of Medina; maternal grandparents, John and Trish LePard of Middleport, and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Relatives and friends may call on Thursday, August 29, 2013, from 11 AM-1PM at the Bates & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St., Medina, where a funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM. Burial will be in the Bates Rd. Cemetery. Memorials may be made in Travis' name to the American Cancer Society, 101 John James Audubon Pkwy., Amherst, NY 14228.

"Travis may be gone, but his smile will not be forgotten."

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