Ernest Layton “Bub” Wykle
Ernest Layton “Bub” Wykle, 86, of Maxwelton, WV passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at his home.
Born August 29, 1935, in Frankford, WV, he was the son of the late Ralph Edward and Anna Catherine Hughes Wykle. Layton was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and a member of Enon Baptist Church. Layton was known for always raising a good garden. He loved hunting, camping, and being in nature.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife on September 8, 2021, Marian Ann Wykle; a brother, Randy Wykle; sister, Carolyn Mankins; and a sister-in-law, Cindy Wykle.
Survivors include brothers, Jim Wykle (Paula) of Renick, WV, Jerry Wykle (Gisela), Jack Wykle (Nadine), Elmer Wykle (Mikki), and Joe Wykle all of Frankford, WV; sisters, Joyce Walton of Frankford, WV and Mary Ellen Whitt of Lewisburg, WV; numerous nieces and nephews who all loved him dearly.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m., Sunday, October 31, 2021, at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel – 252 Montvue Drive, Lewisburg, WV with Pastor Steve Barnette officiating. Burial will follow in Greenbrier Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service, Sunday, at the funeral home.
We will be following COVID-19 recommendations and request guests wear a mask.
Online guestbook can be signed at www.morganfh.net.
Arrangements by Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg, WV.