- [S116] Birth Certificate.
name: Ples S. Layman
birth date: 24 Apr 1909
father's name: Elbert Layman
mother's name: Malissa C. Layman
indexing project (batch) number: I00495-4
system origin: Tennessee-EASy
source film number: 956184
reference number: v 1 p 16
- [S112] Census, 1920.
name: Shults Layman
residence: , Cocke, Tennessee
estimated birth year: 1910
relationship to head of household: Son
marital status: Single
father's birthplace: Tennessee
mother's birthplace: Tennessee
film number: 1821733
digital folder number: 4390325
image number: 00224
sheet number: 6
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Elbert Layman M 52y Tennessee
wife Licey C Layman F 46y Tennessee
dau Leota Layman F 22y Tennessee
dau Annie Layman F 19y Tennessee
dau Hattie Layman F 16y Tennessee
dau Josephine Layman F 13y Tennessee
son Shults Layman M 10y Tennessee
son Bennie Layman M 7y Tennessee
son James Layman M 4y4m Tennessee
- [S142] Newspaper Article, The Newport Plain Talk, Jun 2000.
Shults Leslie Layman, 91, passed away Friday morning at his home following a short illness.
He was a member of the Holder?s Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Velma Baxter Layman, of Cosby; children, Floyd Layman and his wife, Lonie, of Asheville. North Carolina, Leslie Layman and his wife, Linda, of Trenton, South Carolina, Chris Layman and his wife, Norma and Jeff Layman, all of Cosby; sister, Hattie Wilson, of Cosby; grandchildren, James David Layman, of Pigeon Forge, Michael Layman, Jaylane Moore, and Jennifer Watson, all of Cosby, Brenda Styles and Patricia Layman Williams, both of Newport, Jennifer Buckner, of Cosby, and Teresa Estep, of Rutledge; and 7 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his children, James Daved Layman, Fred Layman, and Freeda Smith.
The funeral service will be conducted at 8 p.m. Sunday at the Brown Funeral Chapel with Rev. Andy Ball and Rev. Cleo Williamson officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Monday at the Waters-Large Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday evening at the Brown Funeral Home.
Brown Funeral Home is in charge.
- [S1] U. S. Social Security Death Index, 412-30-5645.
Issued in Tennessee, last residence Cosby, Cocke County, Tennessee