Jack Lee Layman
Jack Lee Layman, 88 of Fairmont passed away on Saturday, November 09, 2019 at his residence. He was born on Sept 13, 1931 in Fairmont, son of the late Luther George and Jeanette Marie Weaver Layman. Jack graduated from East Fairmont High School, Class of 1949. He served in the US Army as a paratrooper in the Korean War where he was wounded twice. He worked at Owens Illinois and Alcan and retired from Novelis. He enjoyed riding his Harley and telling stories. He was a Master Mason at Acacia Lodge 157 AF&AM;, Fairmont. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Marie Sell Layman whom he married August 10, 1958; three children, Luther Whitney Layman and Cindy, Dover, TN, Sandi Hoy and Edward, Fairmont, Manual J Layman and Janice, Clarksville, TN; five grandchildren, Jeannette Marie Hoy, Amanda Layman, Samantha Layman, Shelley Hoffman and Jason, Jack L Layman and Mickala; one great grandson, Killian. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Madalyn LaFollette. Private inurnment will be at the WV National Cemetery at a later date. Davis Funeral Home and Onsite Crematory is handling the cremation for the Layman family. Online condolences can be made at www.davisfuneralhomewv.com
Published on November 16, 2019


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Veronica M McQuain
Nov 21, 2019
Jack was always nice to me and very funny ! I will always remember his sense of humor . Our deepest sympathies to cousin Ruth and her children and families .Love you all .
Harold adams
Nov 19, 2019
Remembering the days we spent on the river with Jack Ruth man boy and sis
Martha furbee
Nov 18, 2019
I know Jack from Spadafore’s Gym. He was a good guy. May he Rest in Eternal Peace.