Sara Layman, 75, of Hot Springs, died Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at the Berkshire Health & Rehabilitation Center in Vinton, Virginia. She was the daughter of the late Everett “Abe” and Nancy Layman.
She is survived by a brother, Philip Layman of Hot Springs; a sister, Martha “Marty” Jenkins of Craig Creek; two nieces, Susan Williams of Clifton Forge and Melissa Williams of Hot Springs; and two nephews, James Layman of Monterey and Charles Layman of Roanoke.
Sara attended Bluefield College, Concord College, Radford, and obtained a Bachelor of Science degree at JMU. She taught in the Bath County School system for several years. She owned and operated Mountain Magic in Hot Springs, was a writer/reporter for the Bath & Highland Recorder, and traveled with a photography group.
Sara loved arts and crafts and had an amazing talent for both. She had a wonderful sense of humor and lived her life with no regrets.
As per her request, her body has been donated to science.