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In Memory of

Irene Elizabeth PAINE

October 22, 1919 - March 30, 2015

Obituary


Irene Elizabeth Paine, of Memphis, Tennessee died on March 30, 2015. She was 95. A member of Colonial United Methodist Church, she was always giving to others, loved art and to refinish antique furniture; and was famous for her strawberry cake. Her family will receive guests for sharing stories and memories on Friday, April 3, from 5PM - 8PM and funeral services will begin at 10AM on Saturday, April 4 all at Memphis Funeral Home located at 5599 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38119. Along with her parents and six siblings, Mrs. Paine was also preceded...

Irene Elizabeth Paine, of Memphis, Tennessee died on March 30, 2015. She was 95. A member of Colonial United Methodist Church, she was always giving to others, loved art and to refinish antique furniture; and was famous for her strawberry cake. Her family will receive guests for sharing stories and memories on Friday, April 3, from 5PM - 8PM and funeral services will begin at 10AM on Saturday, April 4 all at Memphis Funeral Home located at 5599 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38119. Along with her parents and six siblings, Mrs. Paine was also preceded in death by her husband John Milton Paine, Sr. She is survived by her daughter Carolyn Paine (James) Santos; three sons John M (Sandra) Paine, Jr., Jack L. (Rhonda) Paine, and Brad (Debbie) Paine; sisters Pearl Roye and Barbara Thompson; brother Charles Edward Thornton; grandchildren Kelly & Dallas Santos, Scott Paine, Tabatha Scammon, Jena Pain, Rusty Paine, Erika Paine, Todd Paine & Lee Paine; great-grandchildren Lucas & Zachary Brown, Mitch Scammon, Jordynn & Carson Paine, and Knox Paine. In lieu of customary remembrances contributions in her honor may be offered to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Online condolences and floral tributes may be expressed through www.memphisfuneralhome.net.