Kenneth Layton Hardy

Thursday 18th of November 1948 - Thursday 4th of July 2019

Kenneth Layton Hardy

Services

Memorial Visitation

Jul 9, 2019 (6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Milward-Southland

391 Southland Drive, Lexington, KY

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Kenneth Layton Hardy, best known as Layton, 70, passed peacefully at home on Thursday, July 4th, 2019 in Mt Sterling, KY.  Born in Lexington, KY and preceded in death by his father, Emmett Layton Hardy, mother, Frances Tilley Hardy, and sister Lizabeth Ann Little. He attended Lafayette High School and was in the first graduating class of Tates Creek High School in 1967. He retired from IBM in 1987. He established Layton's Pawn and became a successful Broker working side by side with his son for over 30 years. He was a true animal lover and has enriched many lives in his community. He is survived by his daughter, Beth Hardy Willis of Sumter, SC , his son, Scott Layton Hardy of Mt Sterling, KY, 2 grandchildren, Tyler Douglas Willis of Las Vegas, NV and Jayla Layton Willis of Sumter, SC, one niece Melissa Little Scott of Panorama City, CA, and one nephew Jonathan Clay Little of Atascadero, CA, 2 special friends Dawn Bradley and Rene Gross and most importantly his four legged side kick, Emmett Layton Blue Hardy.  Memorial Visitation will be held at Milward Funeral Home, 391 Southland Drive in Lexington on Tuesday, July 9th, 2019 from 6-8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to ASPCA.  

Guest Book

Sara renee

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Rest In Peace layton you truly will be missed

4 months ago

Henry Estes

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RIP my friend you were a good friend and good hearted man. You will be greatly missed. Prayers for your family.

4 months ago

Shonda burns

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Gonna miss Layton! Prayers and condolences to the Hardy family 💜

4 months ago

Jake Hartgrove

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Sorry to hear about Layton, he was a good friend of mine some years ago. Prayers for Scott and family. Jake Hartgrove

4 months ago

Crystal Shanks

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This is so sad for Layton was one of moco finest. Very sweet and loving man always good to everyone.. I'm so sorry Scott prayers for all the family.. hes always been a great friend to me I have missed him so much in the shop asking about him all the time truly breaks my heart ... RIP Layton u will b missed and never forgotten...

4 months ago

Shannon B

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Layton was a funny guy always had a quick joke. Was always happy to stand around and chat with him. He will be missed

4 months ago