Thursday, August 8, 2013
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SHELLMAN -- Gladys "Mutt" Aycock Lay, 98, of Shellman died Thursday, August 8, 2013 at her residence. Graveside funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, August 9, 2013 at 10:00 AM in East View Cemetery in Shellman with Rev. Jerry Hall officiating.
Mrs. Lay was born on February 22, 1915 in Calhoun County the daughter of the late Zuma Elmer and Mary Elizabeth Arnold Aycock. She lived her entire life on the Aycock Mill Farm in Calhoun and Randolph Counties. She graduated from Shellman High School in 1933. She was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church and an active participant in the Shellman Baptist Church's organizations activities as well as an active volunteer in numerous Shellman civic organizations. She was an avid gardener and member emeritus of the Camellia Garden Club. She was preceded in death by husband James "Snooks" Lay.
Survivors include a daughter' Bonny Olsen and her husband Odgers of Fort Lauderdale, FL., two grandsons, Eirik Olsen and his wife Robin of Arlington, VA and Kai Olsen and his wife Kate of Katy, TX., three great grandsons, Ewan Olsen of Arlington, VA., Carter Olsen and Camden Olsen both of Katy, TX.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, August 9, 2013 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Memorials may be made to the Randolph County Cancer Society c/o Amy Thompson at 657 Matt Rd. Cuthbert, GA.
Curry Funeral Home