James Lay

James Robert Lay

Friday, April 24th, 1953 - Wednesday, March 11th, 2020
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James Robert Lay-age 66 of Luttrell, Tennessee (formerly of Winder, Georgia) passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at his home. Robert was a graduate of WBHS; class of 1971 moving to Knoxville, Tennessee a few years later making Tennessee his home. He was an automobile mechanic in the Luttrell area for many years and was well known in the area. He was preceded in death by his parents, James R. and Margaret lay; sisters, Glenda Ruskoski and Charlotte Lay; brother, Bryant Lay.

He is survived by his sister, Susan Lay Dubry of Merritt Island, Florida; a nephew, Michael House of Merritt Island, Florida; niece, Tiffany Sanders of Palm Bay, Florida and a great-nephew, Jakobie Sanders.

There are no services planned at this time. His cremains are being returned to his family cemetery in Georgia. Arrangements by Cooke-Campbell Mortuary, Maynardville, Tennessee.
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Haylee tharp

Posted at 12:02pm
Robert when we got this new it brok are hart so bad you will be missed and are so loved I remember when you would come work on moms car and she would do your hair we are going to try to make it but I don’t know because of this coronavirus

Kathy Miller

Posted at 10:24pm
Robert we will miss you dearly and remember you always. We will remember the fun times we had making music and singing together. Mike and Kathy Miller


Posted at 11:32am
robert was a truely good friend to me and my family has been for years . he will be truely missed by all he knew him.


Posted at 08:20am
We love you Robert ❤️ You are already missed. You've been a great friend to all of us. ❤️

Melissa Norman

Posted at 11:57pm
This has been such a great shock to us all. We loved Robert so much he was apart of our lil community family. Please know he will be missed so bad.

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