Payton Dewayne Lovell, of Harrisburg, Ark., died July 29, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 33. He was born June 30, 1974, in Wynne, Ark., the son of Don Lovell and Linda Peifer Lovell.
Payton worked in the facilities management department for ASU for the past 12 years. He was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Harrisburg and loved fishing and watching movies. He is survived by: his parents, Don and Linda Lovell of Highland, Ark.; one brother, Travis Lovell and his fiancee Tonya of Greenbrier, Ark.; one sister, Brittany Lovell of Jonesboro; his grandparents, Floyd and Faye Lovell of Harrisburg; two nieces, Tessa Lovell and Destiny Lovell; six uncles, Greg Lovell, Bobby Peifer, Freddy Peifer, Larry Peifer, Jacky Peifer and Kenny Peifer; and one great-uncle, Nolan Norris.He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Raymond and Mildred Peifer.Funeral services were held at the Calvary Baptist Church in Harrisburg with Rev. Larry White officiating. Interment followed in Harrisburg Memorial Park Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Weston Funeral Service of Harrisburg.