Spencer Payton Trichell, 24, of Boone North Carolina, passed away unexpectedly on March 23, 2021.
Payton was a recent graduate of Appalachian State University and had just started his career in Sustainable Technology. He is survived by his loving parents, Spencer and Deana Trichell; his two younger brothers, Chase and Grayson, all of Powhattan, VA; his longtime devoted girlfriend, Jen Rmah of Charlotte, NC; maternal grandmother Lynda (David) Betts, of Florence, MS; maternal grandfather, Kent (Ann) Herrington of Hattiesburg, MS; paternal grandmother Mary Trichell of Tallulah, LA; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Donald “Papa” Trichell of Tallulah, LA.
There will be a graveside service on April 10, at Memorial Park of Tallulah at 11 a.m. followed by a memorial at St. Edwards Catholic Church.
Payton was an avid hiker and the family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to “Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail”.