CHESTER -- Mr. Thomas C. "Tom" Layton, 56, of 149 Walnut St., died Monday, Oct. 27, 2008, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, S.C.
A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Evergreen Cemetery, with the Rev. Clay Waldrip officiating.
Born Feb. 18, 1952, in Chester, S.C., Mr. Layton was a son of the late Thomas Harold and Evelyn Colvin Layton. He was a graduate of Chester High School and the University of South Carolina. He was a former insurance agent with Kanawha Insurance Company and former assistant manager of Carolina Tire. He was employed with Mutual of Omaha as an insurance agent. He was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church and attended First Baptist Church of Chester.
Surviving are his brother, Mike Layton and his wife, Debi, of Chester, S.C.; and one nephew, Bert Layton of Chester, S.C.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Barron Funeral Home, 133 Wylie St., Chester, SC 29706.
Memorials may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 751, Chester, SC 29706 or First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 518, Chester, SC 29706.
Condolences to the family may be made at www.barronfuneralhome.com.