Carl Berdey Layton, 60, of Purdy passed away on Monday Nov. 6, 2023 at his home in Purdy. He was born in Ft. Riley, Kan. on Dec. 12, 1962; the son of the late Vernie Leroy and Elsie Louis (Eggert) Layton.
He was a carpenter, served six years in the Army National Guard and attended Chapel of Grace Church in Monett.
He is survived by three sons: Carl Layton of Monett, Robert Layton of Monett, and Kip Layton of Oronogo; two daughters: Shawna Clevenger of McDowell and Jessica Layton of Monett; one brother: Roy Layton of Marionville; three sisters: Margaret Meads of Joplin, Sharon Garrett of Butterfield, and Elsie Layton of Neosho; and nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; former friend, Helen Irene Miller; one son, Carl V. Layton and one brother, James Carnes.
Funeral services were held on Thursday Nov. 9, at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.


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