February 28, 1977 ~ February 25, 2012
Finally at peace, Ryan Morton, 35, passed away on February 25, 2012. Ryan leaves behind his loving wife, Robin Morton; son and best bud, Cody and precious daughter, Raven of Grayson, along with his mother, Patty Key and stepfather, Walter Key of Lawrenceville; brother, Jeff Morton and sister-in-law, Jessica Morton, niece, Sydney and nephew, Dylan of DeBary, FL; step-sister, Taunda Reynolds of Aiken, SC and family including niece, Lauren and nephew, Logan; step sister, Danica Key and family of Lawrenceville, including niece, Makayla and nephew, Miko; mother-in-law, Sue Smalley of Grayson; father-in-law, Mike Layer of Marietta; sister-in-law, Angie Smalley and Stephen Clapp of Statham and family including, nieces, Kayla and Kira and nephew, Christian; brother-in-law, Michael Layer, II of Winder and family including nephew, Mikey and niece, McKenzie; sister-in-law, Mandy Layer of Lawrenceville and family. Ryan is also survived by Patty's two sisters, Dotty Bowlin and Susie Burton both of Washington State and five loving cousins, along with his Aunt Judy Purkey and family of Dacula. Ryan was very much loved by all his family and many, many friends. Ryan also loved his "FAMILY" and the LVC Crew. He will forever be remembered for his wonderful smile and contagious laughter he brought to all of those who knew him. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 1st, 2012 at 6:00pm at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel with Dr. David Poe officiating. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been set up at Wells Fargo for Ryan's children. The family will receive friends Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8pm at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy, Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.