Hazel Jeanette Day 84, of Crestview Florida passed away peacefully at home with her family at her side. Hazel was born on August 25, 1937, in Opp, Alabama to Thomas and Viola McDaniel. Hazel was a 1955 graduate of Opp High School. Hazel then moved to Okaloosa County in 1957 to have a long career with the Okaloosa County School Board as a secretary. Hazel also worked at Allen Turner Chevrolet as a part time receptionist, there she was loved and very much appreciated. Hazel, who was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church, was a good Christian mother who shared bedtime prayers with her children every night. She was a hardworking, dedicated to her family Mom and was the glue that kept them on their toes. Always making sure they had food and necessities making sure they never went without. Hazel will be greatly missed, especially her coconut cake.
Heave received another Angel.
Hazel is preceded in death by her parents, Thomas McDaniel & Viola McDaniel, her sons, Eddie Joe Day, Jimmy Austin Day, her brother-in-law, Lamar Barfoot.
Hazel is survived by her sons, James Richard (Linda) Day, John Gilbert (Jeanie) Day, her daughters, Wanda (Palmer) Nelson and Linda Day, her brother, T.J. (Janet) McDaniel, her sisters, Barbara Barfoot and Tammy (Jeremy) Bell, eleven grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, beginning at 11:00 a.m from the Chapel of Brackney Funeral Service with Bob McNeil and Brian Bates officiating. Burial to follow at Live Oak Park Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 5, 2022, from 10-11 am at the funeral home.
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