Pearl Storie Day
Mrs. Pearl Storie Day, 92, of 2381 George Hayes Road, Boone, died Saturday April 20, 2013, at Blowing Rock Extended Care.
Mrs. Day was born May 9, 1920, in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Jather "Jake" Clingman Storie and Nora Moore Storie. She was a retired employee and group leader of IRC/TRW of Boone and a member of Mount Vernon Baptist Church.
Mrs. Day is survived by one daughter, Faye Day of Boone; three grandchildren, John E. "Jack" Day, Jr. and wife, Cindy, of Lenoir, Charles M. Day and wife, Ginger, of Boone, and Andrew Day and wife, Lesley, of Cary, and nine great-grandchildren, John C. Day and Stephanie Day of Germany, Dillon Day and Landon Day of Boone, Jared Roberts of Crescent City, Ill., Jake Day and Griffin Day of Cary, and Ethan Cassavaugh and Kelsey Cassavaugh of Lenoir. She is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, Virgil L. Day; a daughter, Grace Day Walker; a son, John Edward Day; a son-in-law, Leslie Walker; three sisters, Erie Triplett and Illa Yates and an infant sister; and two brothers, Conley and Charlie Storie.
Funeral services for Mrs. Pearl Storie Day will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel, from 10 to 11am. Officiating will be the Rev. Harold Hayes. Burial will follow in the Moore Family Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday prior to the service at Hampton Funeral Service.
The family respectfully requests no food.
Flowers are appreciated, or memorial contributions may be made to the Moore Cemetery Fund, in care of Faye Day, 2381 George Hayes Road, Boone, NC, 28607.
Online condolences may be sent to the Day family at http://www.hamptonfuneralnc.com
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.