Arrietta Layman

Obituary of Arrietta Elois Layman

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Dunlap, Tennessee – Mrs. Arrietta Elois Layman, 83, passed away Thursday May 26, 2022, at her home.  She was born in Palmer, Tennessee on November 5, 1938, to Fred James and Rosa Schoenmann James who preceded her in death along with her husband, Ralph Layman; brother, Carl James; sisters, Shelvy Jean James, Marion Marie Schlageter and Nellie Ruth Layne; son-in-law, Jim Presto; grandson, Steven Ferry.

She was a member of the Church of Christ at Dunlap and had worked as a cook and caregiver most of her life.

She is survived by her daughters, Sheila Presto (Tommy Tucker), Carolyn Layman (Late Bob Sallings) and Donna (Gary) Henry; sons, Tim (Tammy) Layman and Freddie (Cheryl) Layman; 8 grandchildren, Trent (Rowena) Burtrum, Sheri (Scotty) Reed, Jeff Presto, Tammi Hurd, Autumn (John) Higdon, Justin Ferry, Candice (Joe) Johnston, Megan (Danial) Bunch, Haylee Layman and Zach Layman; 13 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild; several nieces and nephews; special niece and nephew, Rolanda and Dale.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Minister Freddie Clayton officiating with burial to follow in the Brown’s Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation: 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM Friday at Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, Tennessee.