Gladys Payton, 84, of East Chicago, IN passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 at St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago, IN. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11am at Zion Missionary Baptist Church 3939 Drummond Street East Chicago, IN. Visitation one hour prior to service. Rev. Charles L. Thompson, Jr., Officiating. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery Gary, IN. Divinity Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.