Thomas A. Payne Jr. Mon, 12/12/2016 - 9:09pm Palatka1 Thomas A. Payne Jr. “Tommy,” 83, passed away Dec. 10, 2016, after a lengthy illness. After serving his country in the ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today! Read more about Thomas A. Payne Jr.