Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

David Day, 87, Columbia, KY (1936-2023)

David Day of Columbia died on Monday, October 9, 2023 at Campbellsville Nursing & Rehab in Campbellsville. He was 87 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmT on Thursday, October 12, 2023, at Calvary Temple Church on New Concord Rd. in Columbia, with Pastor Troy McWhorter officiating. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 5pmCT on Wednesday, and after 6amCT on Thursday at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, and after 10amCT on Thursday at Calvary Temple Church.

David was born July 9, 1936, in Adair County, to the late Garland and Marie Ingram Day. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Brock Day, a brother, Billy Day and a granddaughter, Jenee Devine.

David was a member of Calvary Temple Church, serving as a Board Member for years and was an employee of Day & Day Feed for years.

Survivors include:
  • One daughter and son-in-law - Beverly and Ray Smith of Campbellsville
  • Two sons and daughters-in-law - Gary and Julie Day, Anthony and Ashley Day all of Columbia
  • Five grandchildren - Chase Smith, Garet Day, Austin Day, Annamarie Day, Jaimi Franklin
  • Two brothers - Bobby Day and Allen Day both of Columbia
  • His twin sister - Dorothy Mullins of Mississippi
  • Special nephew - Ray and his wife Jennifer Brock of Columbia
  • Several other relatives and friends
Casket Bearers: Chase Smith, Garet Day, Austin Day, Casey Wall, Jameson Miller, Brody Brock

Honorary: Billy Burton, Wayne Bryant, Louis VanArsdale

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

This story was posted on 2023-10-10 12:03:10
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

David Day, 87, Columbia, KY (1936-2023)

2023-10-10 - Columbia, KY - Photo courtesy Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.
Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by Linda Waggener and Pen Waggener, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia Magazine. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.