2017-04-19 / Obituaries

John Thomas Day


Durham — John Thomas Day, 88, of Durham, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at the VA Hospital.
Born in Person County he was the son of the late, John Robert Day and Gara Lillian Ellis Day. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Stephenson Day.
Surviving are his daughter, Kim Fereza of Oxford; two stepdaughters, Paulette Purgason of Charlotte and Jo Anne Furmage of Durham; three sisters, Bertha Lou Owens, Polly Puett, and Jane Guill, all of Roxboro; one grandchild, Amber Wilkerson and three step-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 20, at the Brooks & White Chapel.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 21, at the Brooks & White Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Pulliam officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Memorial Gardens.
Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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