Hubert Earl “Hooty” Layton, 75, of Milton, KY, died on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at his home in Milton, Carroll County, KY.
He was born on November 14, 1943 in Owenton, Owen County, KY, the son of the late Carl David Layton and Anna Katherine McMannis Layton. He had retired from Kentucky Utilities Ghent Generating Station as a Maintenance Coordinator. He had worked previously for Rexnord Manufacturing in Madison for several years. He was a member of English Christian Church.
He had several hobbies including working on old cars, hunting and fishing, trail riding on horseback and he enjoyed building structures and doing his own fabrication work.
He will be missed by his wife, Sandra Ann Hartman Layton, to whom he married on March 23, 1963, a son; David Wayne Layton of Milton, KY, two daughters; Lynn Ann Layton of Milton, KY, and Tammy Gale (Steve) Hearn of Ghent, KY, a brother; Larry Wayne Layton of Milton, KY, a sister; Joyce Ann Clifton of Owenton, KY, four grandchildren; Tyler Grant Layton, Alexander Layton, Katie Hearn and Kelly Lynn Layton, two great grandchildren, Luna and Lucy Grant, and two honorary grandchildren, Brandon Michael Hunt and Staci Lynn McCarter
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers; Don and Buck Layton.
The family would like to invite anyone who would like speak and share a fond memory of Hubert at the funeral service to do so on Saturday at the church.
Arrangements are entrusted with the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.