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Delmas Lee Lay

Born: Tue., Mar. 12, 1935
Died: Wed., Mar. 6, 2013


Graveside Service

2:00 PM Sun., Mar. 10, 2013
Location: Roane Memorial Gardens


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Mr. Delmas L. Lay, age 77 of Harriman, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday March 6, 2013. Del served his country in the United States Navy and was retired from the US Postal Service as a Superintendent of Mails for the Oak Ridge Post Office.

He was preceded in death by his wife: Patsy Hamby Lay. His parents: Enos and Lillie Lay. And one brother: James Lay.

He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law: Evelyn and Don Bolton. One son: David Lay. One granddaughter: Peyton Julia Lay. Two nieces: Donna Bolton Becker and Lara Bolton Riley. Three stepchildren: David Chester Burgess and his wife Cathy, Sherman Frank Burgess, Patricia Lynn Perella and her husband David.

Family and friends will meet in Roane Memorial Gardens Sunday March 10, 2013 at 2:00 PM for a graveside service with Rev. Steve Parker officiating.

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Ralph M Markowicz
   Posted Sun March 10, 2013
I transferred to the Oak Ridge Post Office in 1989 as a letter carrier and had the privilege of working with Mr Lay. He was a good man on the job and I'm sure he was the same off the job. It was an honor to have known him and worked with him.

LESA
   Posted Sun March 10, 2013
DAVID,
I'M SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR FATHER. YOU ARE IN MY PRAYERS.

Darrell and Teresa Williams
   Posted Sun March 10, 2013
I'm very sorry to hear about Del. He was a very good man.

Juanita Davis-Braswell
   Posted Sun March 10, 2013
Sorry to learn of your loss. It is never easy. Our prayers are with you.

(friends of Evelyn/Don Bolton)

Elizabeth Chaney-Thompson
Juanita Davis-Braswell

Lee Bullens
   Posted Mon March 11, 2013
Del and I bowled together every Thursday night and he was a great guy. He was a good bowler, a great friend and all around nice person. So sorry for your loss.

Judy Stone Wilson
   Posted Mon March 11, 2013
Evelyn and family, My sympathies for your loss. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Judy

Donna Becker
   Posted Tue March 12, 2013
In loving memory of my uncle. Happy Birthday Uncle Del. You will be missed so very much. You were the best uncle and a wonderful and loving person to everyone and your family. Love Donna Kay.

Dr. Foote & Staff
   Posted Tue March 12, 2013
Sorry to hear about your loss! Praying for you all.

Jay Smith
   Posted Sun April 07, 2013
Sincere condolences and deepest regrets to the family. Del was our letter carrier in the early 70s in Woodland. He also umpired some of my senior boys softball games. I knew Del from old ARK Lanes days also. May God Bless

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