SOUTH THOMASTON – Amy A. Rackliff Payson, 81, wife of the late Harold “Dynamite” Payson, died Tuesday, June 5, 2012, after an extended struggle with Alzheimer’s disease at Woodlands Memory Care Center, Rockland.

Family and friends are invited to visit 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland, where a service will begin 11 a.m. Interment will be after at Ocean View Cemetery, South Thomaston. To read a full obituary or sign Amy’s online Book of Memories, please visit

www.bchfh.com.