Source: Crawfordsville Journal Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Review 8 June 1971 p 4
New Ross -- Charles Payne, 83, a former New Ross resident died in Mt. Sterling, Ky. Mr. Payne was retired from Allison Division of General Motors where he was employed during the several years he lived in Indianapolis. He was born May 12, 1888. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Virgie Payne of Mt. Sterling; two sisters, Irene Jones and Jessie Anderson both of Crawfordsville and two brothers, Stanley Payne of Crawfordsville and William Payne of Merrit Island, FL. Services will be conducted Wednesday in Kentucky.