Mr. Carl Eugene “Gene” Day, age 84, of Summerville, GA, died Friday, August 16, 2019, at his residence.
Mr. Day was born March 19, 1935, in Menlo, GA, son of the late Alfred Brooks Day and Annie Myrtle Hammonds Day. He was Baptist by faith, and prior to his retirement, worked as a self-employed automotive detailer. In addition to his parents, Mr. Day was preceded in death by his brothers, Clyde Day and Jim Day.
Mr. Day is survived by his sons and daughter-in-law, Greg Day (Jennifer Rosson), Tony and Jan Day, daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa and Jimmy Williams, Donna and Charles Vaughn, Joni and Jim Masse, and Lorrie Day; 14 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Day will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 22, 2019, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Justin Williams officiating. Interment will follow in Alpine Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Tim Day, Sid Swords, Kevin Godfrey, Blaine Woody, Alan Mowry, and Jeff Martin. Honorary pallbearers will be Terry Day, Chuck Powell, and Donnie Hammonds.
Mr. Day will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. Wednesday.