James Edward Layne

Born: Fri., Mar. 17, 1933
Died: Sun., Aug. 5, 2018


12:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Aug. 07, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Wed., Aug. 08, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

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James Edward Layne age 85 of Jasper passed away Sunday, Aug 5, 2018. He was a retired Coalminer and was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Layne; parents, Will & Willie Mae Layne; brother, Bill Layne; sister, Alma Layne; niece, Sherry Cranfield; friend, Loyd Hood. James enjoy hunting, fishing and watching the Atlanta Braves & Tennessee Titans.

Those left to cherish his memories are his sons, Eddie(Karen) Layne of Allen, Texas, Danny (Gina) Layne of Bryant, Alabama, Marty Allan Layne of Jasper, Tennessee; brothers, Joe Layne, Bob Layne both of Whitwell, George Layne of La Follette, Ronnie Layne of Manchester; grandchildren, Olivia Layne, Chris Layne, Kayla Worth, Pamm Layne, Megan Gentry, Ryan Gentry, Michelle Hejl; great grandchildren, Chloe Layne, Zoey Layne, Hayden Layne, Brice Worth, Avah Worth, Reese Worth, Kane Bishop, Joshua Hejl.

Family will receive friends 12PM, CDT, Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018.

Funeral Service 2PM, Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Doug Ramsey officiating. Interment to follow at Laynes Chapel Cemetery in Whitwell.

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Mary Hood Jernigan
   Posted Wed August 08, 2018
Dear Layne Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. I know all too well what a difficult time this is for your family. James Ed was a great friend to my Dad (Loyd) & I know they had a lot of good times together. My prayers are with your family.



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