Louie "Babe" E. Day, Sr
Louie "Babe" E. Day, Sr, 92, a retired Fire Chief, Clarksdale Fire Department and owner/operator of Day Fire Equipment, died March 12, 2018 at his home. Visitation is Thursday, March 15, 2018, 1-2pm at Church of Christ in Clarksdale, MS. Funeral services are 2pm Thursday at Church of Christ in Clarksdale, MS with burial in the Oakridge Cemetery. Meredith Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Day was a member of Church of Christ, Lions Club and a Mason. He was a World War II Veteran serving in the U.S. Marines.
Survivors include: his wife of 69 years Doris Ard Day. Daughter-in-law Gloria Long Day of Marks, MS. Granddaughter Angela Day Haire (Paul) of Clarksdale, MS. 2 great-grandsons Trey and Austin Haire.
Preceded in death by son Louie Day, Jr , parents William Andrew Day and Jewel Day. Sister Dorothy Day Evans, brothers Albert Day, Bill Day, JR and Frank Day.