Mary Agnes Walls Layton

Mary Agnes Walls Layton, 86, of Mize, passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at her home in Mize. She was born Friday, March 20, 1931 in New Albany, MS.

Visitation will be held Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Magee and 9:00AM till service time at Waco Church of God Friday November 17, 2017.

Funeral services will be held Friday, November 17, 2017 at 10:00 AM at Waco Church of God in Mize. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Mize. Bro. Charles Burnham, Bro. Joe Metts, Bro. Arnold Amason and Bro Jeremy Smith will officiate. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Magee is in charge of arrangements. (601)849-5031

She is preceded in death by her husband, Enos Ray Layton, Parents, Truman and Vera Lemons Walls, Son-in-law, John Kennair, Great Grandson, Grayson Layton, Sister, Lois Elmore, Brothers, Gene Walls, and Billy Walls,

Survivors include her daughters, Diane Meadows (Larry), Mize, Linda Craft (Jerry), Magee, Brenda Kennair (Jay), Mize, Sons, Mike Layton Debbie), Mize, Steve Layton (Chasity), Mize, Thirteen Grandchildren and Twenty Great-grandchildren, and Sister, Helen Bowlin, Jackson

Serving as pallbearers will be, David Layton, Jon Layton, Jeremy Craft, Jason Barrett, Tony Tanner and Patrick Easterling, Honorary Pallbearers, Brad Davis, Joseph Easterling, Jeff Barrett, Kylie Barrett, Brody Craft, Parker Craft, Brennan Jordan, Christopher Grayson, and Cameron Kennair,

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