Jun. 7, 1942 - Jan. 16, 2018
Danice Payne, 75, of Jordan Valley, OR, died on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at a Caldwell hospital. Danice was born June 7, 1942 in Klamath Falls, Oregon to Dale and Edith Brown. The first part of her life they lived on the Bittner Ranch in Nevada, close to Cedarville, California. In 1948 they moved to Rome, Oregon. There she started first grade in a one room school house, her being the only student in her class until the seventh grade. She graduated from the 8th grade at Rome and went on to graduate out of the Jordan Valley High School in 1960.
In 1962 she married a local ranch boy “Pat Payne” and they lived on the ranch in Jordan Valley. They were blessed with two children: Gary and Terry. She worked hard for many hours in the hayfield, on horseback, irrigating . . .