Johna Lynn Mitchell, 44, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, July 7, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital.
She was born May 19, 1959, in Las Vegas, Nev., daughter of Lee and Janet Hansen Mitchell. She married Fred Payne, who preceded her in death.
Mitchell was a hairdresser. She was formerly of Pahrump, Nev., and a member of Pahrump Valley Methodist Church.
Survivors include a son, Shane Gordon of Las Vegas; her father; a brother, Mitch Mitchell; and a sister, Rexcine Mitchell, all of Pahrump.
She was preceded in death by her mother.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at Paradise Oasis in Pahrump.
Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of local arrangements.