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Penny Christine Layman Ely
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1973
Bradley County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 26, 2012
Rhea County
Tennessee, USA

Daily Post Athenian
May 26, 2012

Penny Layman Ely

Penny Layman Ely, 38, of Decatur, died Saturday, May 26, 2012, in Dayton.

She was a native of Bradley County, a former resident of McMinn County, and a resident of Meigs County for six years. She was preceded in death by her father, Donnie Layman; an infant daughter, Christain Dayla Layman-Smith; one brother, Timothy Brian Layman; and her grandparents, Lucille Johnson, Ralph Layman and John Russell. She was an employee of TVA and was a member of Defiant Crew Sisters Motorcycle Club.

Survivors include her husband, Lee "Eli" Ely of Decatur; one son, Dakota Alexander of Decatur; one daughter, Samantha Walker of Decatur; her mother and stepfather, Pat and James King of Athens; her grandmother, Sue Layman of Etowah; four stepsons, Dustin Lee Ely of Rockwood, Caleb William Ely, who is serving in the U.S. Army, and Mitch and Jack Ely, both of Hudson, Mich.; one stepdaughter, Ashley Ann Barnes of Hudson, Mich.; one sister-in-law, Christy Layman; one niece, Makayla Layman; one nephew, Kaid Layman; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be 8 p.m. Monday in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with the Rev. Lee Griggs and John Knox officiating. Burial will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in Sullins Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be John Knox, Michael Johnson, Jeff Beskin, Scott "Lucky" Buffenbarger, Brent Frank and Jeff Mason.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home of Athens is in charge of arrangements.

Family links: 
  Donald R. Layman (1950 - 1984)
  Christen Kayla Smith (1993 - 1993)*
  Penny Christine Layman Ely (1973 - 2012)
  Timothy Brian Layman (1977 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Sullins Cemetery
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Glenda Rowland
Record added: May 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90869213
Penny Christine <i>Layman</i> Ely
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Penny Christine <i>Layman</i> Ely
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- Melissa Hall Powell
 Added: Jun. 16, 2013
Rest in God's Peace.
- Dean Wilson
 Added: May. 29, 2012

- Glenda Rowland
 Added: May. 28, 2012

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