Melody Ann (Freeman) Dabney-Layton, 49 years of age died Friday December 29, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital. She was born January 8, 1968 in Norwood, Ohio to Clarence "Howard" and Helen (Baker) Freeman and was formerly employed at the Census Bureau in Jeffersonville, IN. Melody loved pets and will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by her family and friends.
Survivors include husband Mike Layton; two daughters Vanna Nicole Beeman (Mark) and Sarah Chantel Ostertag (Michael); five grandchildren Layna, Marshall, Kyla, Hunter and Viola; parents Helen (Baker) Carpenter, Jeff Carpenter and Clarence "Howard" Freeman; three siblings Clarence "Andy" Anderson Freeman, Howard Scott Freeman and J.P. Freeman; nephew Michael Freeman and several other nieces and nephews. Also high school sweetheart and father of the two daughters Michael Allen Fraim.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Friday January 5, at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana. Her funeral service will be held 7 p.m. Friday January 5, 2018 in the Kraft Charlestown Road Chapel. Private burial will be in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.
Expressions of Sympathy to: Kosair Childrens Hospital and Charities.
Online condolences may be made to: www.kraftfs.com
Published on January 2, 2018