Shirley Harris layton

Monday , March 17, 2014 - 12:37 PM

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Shirley Harris Layton will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday March 16, 2014. She will be going with her family on a Carribbean cruise. She hopes to ride the zip line.

Shirley was born on March 16, 1924 in Harrisville, Utah. The youngest of three and only daughter of Martin H. Harris and Viola Eames Harris. She graduated from Weber High School in 1942.

She married Jesse G. Layton on January 23, 1946 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. They were able to serve a LDS mission together in Nigeria, Africa in 1985 and 1986. Jesse died on February 25, 2003.

Together they were blessed with five children,

22 grandchildren, and 51 great-grandchildren.

Her children include Val (Toone) Layton, Lander, Wyoming; Scott (Connie); Rodney (Teresa); Bradley (Cathie) Layton and Kathy (Ron) Johansen all of Huntsville.

Mom would love to visit with friends and family at her home in Huntsville (289 S. 7300 E.) on Sunday March 16, 2014 between 5 and 8 pm.



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