Places

  • Payson is also known as: Gila County / Payson town.

  • Payson tourist attractions include: Strawberry Schoolhouse.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Jewel (writer and singer).

History

According to the Census Bureau, the population of the town is 15,301. Located at 34°14′22″N 111°19′39″W / 34.23944°N 111.3275°W / 34.23944; -111.3275 (34.239462, -111.327456), at an elevation of 4,921 feet (1,500 m), the town has a total area of 19.5 square miles (51 km). The Mogollon Rim lies to the north; there are a few small lakes in the area. Nearby communities include Star Valley, Pine, Strawberry and Rye, all within Gila County. "Zane Grey Country" is a term for the area around Payson, Arizona. This term was most often used in 1970s and 1980s, and appeared in the header of the local newspaper, The Payson Roundup. In recent times it has fallen somewhat out of favor, as the term "Rim Country" has become more popular among locals. Payson has an atypical version of a Mediterranean climate (Köppen Csa) with a dry period in early summer followed by heavy monsoonal thunderstorms and rain from frontal cloudbands in the cooler months. Like more typical Mediterranean climates, however, forest fires tend...

The official website for the city of Payson is http://www.ci.payson.az.us/.

There is currently 1 funeral home listing for the city of Payson, Arizona.

Payson Obituaries

It was revealed by Arizona Republic on January 3rd, 2016 that Marguerite "Mimi" Tidwell passed on in Payson, Arizona.  Tidwell was 9 years old and was born in Baton Rouge, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marguerite "Mimi"'s life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on July 23rd, 2015 that Judith Ann Gagnier (Dahlhauser) passed on in Payson, Arizona.  Ms. Gagnier was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Judith Ann's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on July 19th, 2015 that Lawrence Lee Sheehan perished in Payson, Arizona.  Sheehan was 75 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lawrence Lee's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on July 8th, 2015 that Wilma J Elliott (Gillis) perished in Payson, Arizona.  Ms. Elliott was 80 years old and was born in Minco, OK.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wilma J's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on June 26th, 2015 that Myrl Carroll Foster passed away in Payson, Arizona.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Myrl Carroll's life.

It was reported by Arizona Republic on June 13th, 2015 that Mavis Elaine Roberson (Peterson) passed on in Payson, Arizona.  Ms. Roberson was 87 years old and was born in Forest City, IA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mavis Elaine's life.

It was disclosed on October 4th, 2014 that Wiolbur Nielson died in Payson, Arizona.  Nielson was 94 years old and was born in Erskine, MN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wiolbur's life.

It was disclosed on September 3rd, 2014 that Cynthia K McCannon (Moody) perished in Payson, Arizona.  Ms. McCannon was 68 years old and was born in Washington, IA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Cynthia K's life.

It was disclosed on August 27th, 2014 that C E Windle died in Payson, Arizona.  Windle was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor C E's life.

It was revealed on July 13th, 2014 that Cynthia K McCannon (Moody) passed away in Payson, Arizona.  Ms. McCannon was 68 years old and was born in Washington, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Cynthia K's life.

Funeral Homes in Payson

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Messinger Payson Funeral Home
302 W Aero Dr
Payson, AZ 85541

Payson Funeral Home News

Sister Elaine (Pierre) Guerber, SSND
The Funeral Mass will be Wednesday ... She is survived by a sister, Lorraine Allen, Huntington Beach, CA and a brother, Edmund (Mary Anne), Payson, AZ, nieces and nephews and their families, and her sisters in community, the School Sisters of Notre Dame ...
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Mary Charlotte Johnson Rucker
She was born April 6, 1924 to Charles and Clara Schroeder Johnson in Hayden, Arizona ... Charles. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. in the West Mountain Ward Chapel, 5327 West 10400 South Payson Utah, three miles ...
http://www.heraldextra.com/lifestyles/announcements/obituaries/article_f4c193b1-06d5-5611-930d-89fefb026f2c.html

Louis C. Becker
Visitation will be Wednesday from noon to7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Sacred Heart Church and School or the donor's choice, and may be sent in care of the Mosher-Kemp Family Funeral Home, 320 SW 2nd, Plainville ...
http://www.morningsun.net/obituaries/x1273026529/Louis-C-Becker

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