Martin Calvin Lay, Jr.

July 19, 1971 - December 9, 2021

Martin Calvin Lay, Jr., 50, of Peebles, Ohio died December 9, 2021 at the Hospice of Cincinnati – Blue Ash.  He was born July 19, 1971 in Cincinnati. He is preceded by parents: Martin Calvin and Marianna (Campbell) Lay and two brothers: Michael Lay and Jim Bill Gallagher.

Martin is survived by one son, Dylan (McKaila) Tumey of Peebles; two daughters: Jessica Gallagher of West Union and Samantha Tumey of Lynx; seven grandchildren: Brentlee and Kylee Tumey of Peebles, James Parks of West Union, Maci Shaffer of West Union, Aiden Gallagher of West Union and Elijah and Mayleigh Grooms of Lynx; three sisters: Dorothy Henry of West Union, Debra Sheese of Winchester and Kathleen Kidd of Stearns, Kentucky and one brother, Jerry Lay of Baytown, Texas.

Martin spent his spare time woodworking and spending time with his family and friends.  He will be missed by all who knew him.

The public graveside funeral is 10 AM Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at Manchester Cemetery, 813 East Eigth Street, Manchester, Ohio 45144.

Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated is serving the family.


Diana Wilson - Dec 21, 2021
Debbie, Dorothy and Jerry i am so sorry for your loss. We all went to school together and i remember Marty as such a good guy. Sending you all hugs, prayers and lots of love.
Regina A Mefford - Dec 11, 2021
Do sorry for your loss to your family. I remember the good fats when I hung out with you all