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Heather Jewell Payton

Heather Jewel Ratliff Payton, 31, resident of 1748 Washington Hwy. Elberton, Georgia passed away Saturday April 8, 2017 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Born in Anderson SC she was a daughter of the late Kenneth Ratliff and Brenda Kidd Ratliff.

She was a homemaker and a member of Antioch Baptist Church.

Survivors include one daughter Kayleigh Jay Rhodes; three sons Andrew, Chevy Davis and Kenneth Steele Rachels; and one half brother Mack Kidd.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday April 15, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Marion Argo officiating. The burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 2:00 PM prior to services Saturday afternoon.

Memorials in memory of Heather may be made to a charity of one's choice.


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Saturday, April 15, 2017
12:30 until 2:00 PM


Funeral Home
Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Saturday, April 15, 2017
2:00 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Hwy 72 W
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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Payton Family I want to express my sincere condolences on your loss. At times like these the scriptures are a great source of comfort. 2 Cor 1:2-4. May your times of grief be replaced by happy memories of Heather. May God continue to be with you.

Marsha May 3 2017 12:00 AM

May God hold you forever my friend. May God bless your family and friends at this time.

Bobby Herring Apr 12 2017 12:00 AM

Gone but not forgotten R.I.P Heather.

Lynne Holsenback Apr 12 2017 12:00 AM

So Sorry For Your Loss, RIP Heather

Vince & Mary Ann Brothers Apr 12 2017 12:00 AM