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Layton B. Brown

October 10, 1944 ~ April 10, 2020 (age 75)


Layton B. Brown, 75, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky went to his heavenly home Friday, April 10, 2020 at his residence. He was born October 10, 1944 in Ohio County, Kentucky to the late Glendon “Brownie” Brown and Esther “Bugs” Barnard Brown. Mr. Brown retired from Young’s Manufacturing. He also was the owner of Layton’s Barber Shop and was employed by Peabody Coal Company. Mr. Brown was a founding member of the Corvette Museum in Bowling Green and a lifelong member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church.

Aside from his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Peggy Elmore Brown.

Mr. Brown leaves behind to cherish his memory, his wife, Fonda Brown of Beaver Dam; five children, Jennifer (Todd) Clark of Morgantown, Jeff (Matt) Brown of Winston Salem, North Carolina, Stephanie (Paul) Walden-Schwake of Evansville, Indiana, Christie (Byron) Ford of Birmingham, Alabama and Cate Walden of Birmingham, Alabama and six grandchildren, Nathan and Megan Clark, Evan Schwake and Thomas, Zane and Maddox Ford.

In compliance with health and public safety directives, private services will be held. Burial will be in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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Private Services

Sunnyside Cemetery
Hwy 62 East
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

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