2017-11-29 / Obituaries

Layton Duane Carter, 77


Layton Duane Carter Layton Duane Carter Layton Duane Carter, 77, of Cloverdale passed away November 18, 2017 at his home.

He was born in Martinsville, Indiana on July 20, 1940 to the late Oliver and Mary (Rutan) Carter. In 1959 he married his wife of 58 years Clara Mae Brickert.

Layton worked as a farmer before starting with the Putnam County Highway Department where he would eventually retire from.

When he was able, he enjoyed spending time outdoors hunting, fishing, and camping. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Layton was preceded in death by his brothers, Victor and Barney Carter; three sisters, Violet Hoves, Helen Thacker, and Darlene Forney; and two grandchildren, Daniel and April Carter.

Survivors include his wife, Clara Mae Carter of Cloverdale, Indiana; sons, Donnie (Karen) Carter of Mt. Meridian, Indiana, Danny (Lee Ann) Carter of Center Point, Indiana, Darrell (Joanne) Carter of Willowgrove, Tennessee, Darren (Amy) Carter of Cloverdale, Indiana; daughter, Theresa (Jim) Gregory Brazil, Indiana; 13 grandchildren; and 13 greatgrandchildren.

A celebration of Laytons life was held on November 21, 2017 at Moore Funeral Home in Brazil with Pastor Jeff Bridgewater officiating.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Mrs. Carter.

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