I'm having trouble tracing my grandfather, CHARLES CLAUDE PAYNE, and I hope someone can help. I hope someone has any of these people in their line. I'm posting here, because his SS card was issued from IN. What I know about CHARLES CLAUDE PAYNE is...
1.) b. 10-Aug-1919 Fordville,IL 2.) d. 9-May-1975 Rocky Ford, Otero Co., CO.
3.) m1. Ruth Holloway (d/o Albert & Nora Holloway of Anniston, Alabama) 3a.) ONE CHILD, Charlotte Claudette Payne.
4.) m2. Norma "Nan" Yeager (d/o Albert & Delma Yeager of Camden, Arkansas) 4a.) NO CHILDREN with Norma Yeager.
5.) 20+ years Military service. Stationed (at least) in Alaska at Sandia Air Base, and in Alabama at Ft McClellan.
6.) Father Charles Payne, b. KY. 7.) Mother Martha Scalf, b. KY.
8.) Martha Scalf later m. 'Deal' McDaniel.
9.) At least 2 Aunts, Katherine; Mary 'Patterson' of (possibly) Evansville Indiana.
10.) He was the 4th child, 2 siblings were: WOODROW PAYNE; MYRTLE Payne FAUGHT (who was, at some point, in a Rosedale Nursing Home in Owensboro Kentucky)
Please contact me if any of this seems even remotely familiar, and thank you so much for taking the time to read this!