Randall was born in Floyd County November 23, 1953, son of the late Henry Grady Lay, Jr. and Bettye Jean Edwards Lay. He loved the outdoors, playing his guitar and especially UGA football. Randall was a member of the Calhoun First Baptist Church and was a graduate of Calhoun High School Class of 1971.
Survivors include his daughter, Jennifer Lay of LaGrange and a son, Neil Lay of Columbus. One brother, Robert Lay, two sisters, Rebecca Lay Owen and her husband Gary and Laura Lay French and her husband Craig all of Calhoun. Two grandchildren, Bryant Lay and Carter Lay as well as a number of aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
Graveside rites were conducted Thursday June 7th at 11 a.m. in Fain Cemetery with Dr. Bert Vaughn officiating. The family received friends Wednesday evening from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
The family request that in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Calhoun First Baptist Church @ 411 College Street, Calhoun, Georgia, 30701.
You may send condolences to the family at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com
Thomas Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.