MOUNT VERNON — Charlene Payne McCain, 93, of Mount Vernon, passed away Dec. 30, 2016, at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. She was born July 30, 1923, in New Boston, Ohio, to Edwin and Audrey (Kayser) Payne.

Charlene was a member of the Pine Street First Church of God.

She is survived by her daughter, Judith (Shannon) Hundley of Gambier; three grandchildren, Kelly McCain Coulter, Brent McCain and Philip (Christina) Locher; along with five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, William McCain, and a son, Danny McCain.

Friends may call at the Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, from noon to 1 p.m., where a funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. with Pastor Dan Oakes officiating. Burial will be in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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