The Celebration of Life Service for Mr. Booker T. Laye Sr. will be held Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at 1:00PM at the Canaan Baptist Church, Highway 219 North. Rev. Allen Simpson will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mr. Laye, a native of Troup County, was born February 9, 1944, and was the son of the late Charlie Frank Laye and Ella Davis Laye. He was formerly employed at the Dixie Mill of West Point Stevens and later opened a pulpwood business. He attended Ethel W. Kight High School and was a member of Canaan Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Katrine Laye; three sons: Booker T. (Stacy) Laye Jr., Rodney Laye, Denquavi Laye, all of Franklin; three daughters: Tammy Laye, Becky Laye and Brittney Laye; one step-daughter, Kimberly Maddox, all of LaGrange; three brothers: Willie Frank Laye, Charlie Lewis (Linda) Laye, all of Franklin; Henry (Christine) Laye, Roopville, GA; three sisters: Dorothy Laye, Maragrith Laye, Atlanta; Ella Mae Green of New York; eleven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends and a good friend, Ellis Harris of LaGrange.
The family will be at their home at 141 Highway 219 North.
Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.lakesdunsonrobertson.com.
Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.