June 24, 1943 ~ September 26, 2021
Morris Day,SR. was born June 24, 1943 in Rosetta, Ms. He went to be with his Lord Sunday evening 9/26/2021. Butch graduated high school from Gloster High school in Gloster, MS. and enlisted in the U S Navy. A Vietnam Veteran he served aboard the USS Yorktown (CVS-10) with duty in California, (Operation Dominic), Hawaii, Japan, and Vietnam. He was a retiree of PCS Nitrogen, afterward he taught electrical at ABC Technical School. He loved LSU, sports, and family gatherings. He is survived by his wife Linda Day, children Morris Dale Day, JR., Gregory Lyn Day, Christina Sonja Neal, and step daughter Laurie Elizabeth Chenevert. 17 grandchildren, and 12 great grandchildren. Siblings Harold D. Day, Jr. (Charlotte Day), Kathryn Ashley Mixon, Frances Gail Lambert (Brent Lambert), and Terry Louise Brabham. Numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents Harold D. Day, Sr., and Louise Tillery Day, brother Adrian Glynn Day, and stepdaughter Linda Jean Gros. A good man he left a legacy of honoring God, love of family, hard work, and helping others. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Healing Place Church Denham Springs, LA.
Visitation will be held at Healing Place Church, Denham Springs, from 10 a.m. until celebration of his life at 12:00 p.m. Burial will follow at Evergreen Memorial Park, Denham Springs, LA.