Our Staff

Our dedicated and supportive staff are here to guide you through this difficult journey. We take pride in doing our absolute best to ensure your needs are met.

At Paul G. Payne Funeral Home, we take great pride in delivering our best efforts to families in need. Here is some more information about us and the people who have helped over the years.

Jason R. Smith
Owner/Funeral Director. Jason grew up in the neighbouring community of Tamworth on a family dairy farm, and has always had a passion for helping families. With nearly 20 years of experience in the funeral services industry, Jason strives for consistency and attention to detail, and holds himself to high standards of professionalism.

Collette Smith
Co-owner along with her husband Jason, Collette grew up in the neighbouring community of Newburgh on a family dairy farm. Collette assists in various capacities within the funeral home, maintains a position within the federal public service (public safety) in Kingston, and is a member of 100 Women Who Care, Lennox & Addington chapter.

Paul G. Payne (Retired - 2016)

Janet Payne (Retired - 2016)