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“I thought of Matt today. I only knew Matt through Facebook. I wish I could have known him in real life though as I know I would have liked him. We...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Valerie Varner - Angola, IN

“I knew Matt before the tattoos. We were freshmen and pledge brothers at Transylvania, and while our paths diverged, we remained friends. Our paths...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Michael Perry - Fort Myers, FL

“Peace be to you and those that love you. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Such a great loss-my heart aches for the "what if's," I do not understand, and may never, but one can only hope to one day gain some understanding....Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear of Matt passing. I also attended Transylvania, I also hung with Matt at the time I remember he first went to the Hope Center if that...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: James Baker - Jackson, MI

“Matt you will always be with us all in the biggest of ways. When ever I pass where your spirit roams my heart will smile. I am humbly grateful for...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Marquita Briscoe - Lexington, KY

“Matt was a classmate at Transylvania. I enjoyed re-connecting at recent reunions and following him on Facebook. I was inspired by his work and know...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Jennifer Owen - Dallas, TX

“Matt Layton was one of my first friends on facebook through the love of Boston Terriers. It is so sad to hear of his passing. You made a huge impact...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Michelle Hannigan-Aleo - Berwyn, IL

“Matt was a very special guy who helped so many people. Heaven has a strong angel now! God bless you , Matt ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Love and Peace ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Hannah Allen - Lexington, KY

“I am Matt's first wife, and ever-after friend. He was one of the most amazing and magnificent human beings, I've every known. Kind, compassionate,...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Hannah Allen - Lexington, KY

“Peace to your family. It has been so long since we were at FRC together. It is funny, my children had never seen anyone with Tattoos and called you...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Faye and Chris Littleton - KY

“You were just one of coolest people I worked with at Good Sam. You will be miss by many. ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa J - Rogers, KY

“My thoughts and prayers are with Matt's family and friends. Such an amazing man who also loved Boston Terriers. I am so sorry for the loss. ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Christy Lanahan - Las Vegas, NV

“Knowing Matt from the old using days, he was such an inspiration and example to me. He showed me that life could be wonderful living clean and sober...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Patricia Sullivan - Lexington, KY

“I only met Matt a couple times but knew he was such a caring soul. I will never forget him and his passion for helping others. ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Janet Sparks - Versailles, KY

“I was sorry to hear of your loss, may the family and friends keep yourselves in God's love at this difficult time. Jude 21. JJ. Atlanta, GA. ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

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Matthew was born on January 3, 1961 and passed away on Monday, June 5, 2017.

Matthew was a resident of Kentucky at the time of passing.

Layton's family asks instead of flowers, donations be made to the Hope Center. Friday 16 Jun 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM Kentucky Theater 214 East Main Street Lexington , KY 40507 Share Matthew Houston Layton's life celebration memory of Matthew Care Cremation Funeral Service | Lexington, KY.