2009-05-28 / Obituaries

Helen P. Layton

Chambersburg, 90

Helen P. Layton, 90, Manor- Care Nursing Home, Chambersburg, and formerly of Mc- Connellsburg, died Sunday, May 24, 2009, at the home.

She was born in Three Springs, March 18, 1919, the daughter of the late Frank and Muta (Parks) Fix. She was the widow of Marvin H. Layton, whom she had been married to for more than 60 years.

She was a member of Mc- Connellsburg United Methodist Church, attended Knobsville Brethren Church and worked at Sagner Sewing Factory in Mc- Connellsburg for more than 20 years.

She is survived by a son, Glenn Layton, Chambersburg; daughters: Nancy Chamberlain, Wells Tannery; Doris Lee Souders, McConnellsburg; sisters: Marie DeRhodes, Wooster, Ohio; Lois Linke, McConnellsburg; Maxine Bard, McConnellsburg; Arlene Umbrell, McConnellsburg; brothers: Blaine Fix, Harrisonville; Phillip Fix, Hustontown; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by brothers: Harold, Earl and Clair Fix and sisters: Phyllis Kerlin and Carlys Slater.

Funeral services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 27. Pastor John Godissart and Pastor Chris Elliott officiated. Burial was made in Union Cemetery.

Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, was in charge of arrangements.

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