Tyler Perry Pays Over $430K For Walmart Layaway Gifts In Atlanta

Angelo Anderson
December 7, 2018

In a video posted to Twitter, Perry told his 5.6 million Twitter followers that if you had an outstanding layaway item at either location before 9:30 Thursday morning, it is now paid.

Writer, director, producer, and actor Tyler Perry paid off more than $400,000 Walmart Christmas layaways recently in and around his Atlanta home.

Perry explained, 'Trying to do this anonymously but, um, due to some circumstances y'all know how nothing stays secret these days, so, I just wanted to go ahead and tell you'.


"So Merry Christmas to everybody", he added. Well, almost. Individuals with items on reserve in those stores can go pick them up for a single penny. 'I'm just really, really grateful to be able to be in a position to do this. Putting an item on layaway allows customers to make small payments on items until they pay in full and can retrieve their product.

Christmas came early for a bunch of lucky Walmart customers. because Tyler Perry just picked up their tabs.

While good Samaritans will occasionally come in and pay off one random account, she's never seen someone pay off the entire layaway system, according to the newspaper. Because both of my daughters have a Layaway, one at Cleveland Ave and the other one at Douglasville, ' Bell-Wilson wrote. 'They were anxious about getting the kids Xmas Layaways out.

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