Vincent L. Day, Jr., age 85, of Jewell Ridge, VA passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018 in Winston Salem, NC.
Mr. Day was born in Buchanan County, VA and was the son of the late Vincent L. Day, Sr. and Nora Cooper Day. He was a retired coal miner of Jewell Ridge Coal Corporation and was a member of the UMWA Local #7327 of Jewell Valley, VA. He lived most of his life in the Jewell Ridge area.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Horn Day; one grandson, Joshua Day; sisters, Gladys Horn and Betty White; brothers, John Day and William Day.
He is survived by: Daughter: Connie Day Keene and husband, Gerald of Pinnacle, NC Sons: Randy Day and wife, Susan of Winston Salem, NC, Gregory Day and wife, Diane of Millsboro, AL, Andrew Day of High Point, NC Sisters: Molly Vliet of Charlotte, NC, Nancy Furtner of Tucson, AZ Brother: Brittian Day of Jewell Ridge, VA. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, one great grandchild, a host of nieces, nephews and family and friends.
Funeral services for Vincent L. Day, Jr. will be conducted at 2:00 pm on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Hurst-Scott Funeral Chapel with Gregory Day officiating. Interment will follow at the Day Family Cemetery on Chicken Ridge, near Jewell Ridge, VA. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. The Day family will receive friends from 1-2 pm Thursday afternoon at the funeral home.
Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, Virginia is in charge of arrangements and those wishing to express sympathy may do so online at www.hurstscottfuneralhomes.com
Published on June 12, 2018