Dan Layman Jr.
Jul 29, 2013
Dan Layman Jr.
July 29, 2013
Dan Layman Jr., 50, of Decatur, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, July 29, 2013.
Danny, as he was known to his family and friends, was an avid sports fan and loyal supporter of the Tennessee Volunteers and Meigs County Tigers/Lady Tigers. He enjoyed the outdoors and had fond memories of turkey hunting with his father and grandfather. He was very artistic and loved to design, sketch and write. He was friendly to everyone and never met a stranger. Most importantly, he loved the Lord and was thankful for each and every blessing.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Eugene and Dorothy Denton and Ted and Bessie Layman; and his great-grandparents, Frank and Clemmie Rhan.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Derrick and Jessica Layman of Decatur, and Darren and Laura Layman of Cleveland; his parents, Dan and Carolyn Layman of Decatur; one brother and sister-in-law, Jason and Tabitha Layman of Decatur; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Regina and Jason Kirk of Decatur, and Melissa and Mark Wilson of Georgetown; one grandson, Gabriel Layman; and several nieces, nephews and special friends at Ingles.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Bowers Funeral Home and Cremation Services with the Rev. Doug Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Decatur Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jason Layman, Jason Kirk, Mark Wilson, Russ Arthur, Sammy Fairbanks and Dent Capehart. Jerry McHone will serve as an honorary pallbearer.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Go to www.bowersfh.com to sign the guest book and offer your condolences.
Bowers Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Decatur is in charge of arrangements.