Eddie Joe Day, 58 of Crestview, Florida passed away Monday, June 27, 2022. Mr. Day was born on December 25, 1963, in Crestview, Florida to James and Hazel Day. Eddie was a lifelong resident of Okaloosa County and was a long-distance truck driver.
Not many people knew the sacrifices that Eddie made because of the love he had for his mother and his family. He had a journey and that was to take care of his mother, Hazel. Eddie always made sure his mom called his sister on her birthday and they would sing the birthday song all the way through. He was always such a loving and kind person he would give anyone his last dime he had.
Eddie is preceded in death by his mother, Hazel Jeanette Day, his father, James Gerald Day, his grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. Jesse Day, his brother, Jimmy Austin Day, his uncle, Lamar Barfoot.
Eddie is survived by his two brothers, James Richard (Linda) Day and John Gilbert (Jeanie) Day, two sisters, Wanda (Palmer) Nelson and Linda Day, uncle, T.J. (Janet) McDaniel, two aunts, Barbara Barfoot and Tammy (Jeremy) Bell and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, beginning at 11:00 am from the Chapel of Brackney Funeral Service with Bob McNeil and Brian Bates officiating. Burial to follow at Live Oak Park Memorial Cemetery in Crestview, Florida. The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 5, 2022, from 10-11am at the funeral home.
Pall Bearers: Ricky Day, Allen Turner, Craig Ness, Jerry Smith, David Cain & Russell McLemore.
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