Nedra Davis Layton


Nedra Davis Layton, age 83, of Cartersville, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Nedra was born in Aragon, GA on March 2, 1935 to the late Lola Helen and James Clarence Davis.

After graduating from Rockmart High School in 1953, Nedra attended business school in and worked in Rome, GA where she met her husband. In 1956, she married Jones Matthews Layton and moved to Cartersville, GA. Nedra attended Cartersville First Baptist Church where she was active in many of the church ministries and her Sunday School class where she made many close friendships. She loved working in her yard, walking with her dog and being around family and friends. She will be missed by all of those who knew and loved her.

Nedra is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jones Matthews Layton; brother, Sonny Davis.

She is survived by her daughter, Vicki (Mark) Brookings; sons, Todd Matthews Layton and Brent Davis (Kelly) Layton; grandchildren, Justin Matthews (Stephanie) Brookings, Sara Brookings (Matthew) Robbins, Davis Lee Layton, IIya Nicholas Layton, and Luke Martin Layton; brother, Richard (Sarah) Davis of Hull, GA; several nieces and nephews.

Graveside Services will be conducted at one-thirty in the afternoon on Thursday, the 22nd of March, 2018 at Sunset Memory Gardens with Matt Glenn officiating.

Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from twelve o'clock in the afternoon until one on Thursday, the 22nd of March, 2018 at Owen Funeral Home.

In lieu of customary remembrances, memorial donations can be made in Nedra's honor to the NF2 Foundation at

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Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA 30120 has charge of the arrangements.