William Ray (Bill) Day

William Ray (Bill) Day passed away on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in the presence of his loving family, at the Prestonwood Nursing & Rehab Center in Plano.
Funeral services for Day were held at 3 p.m., Monday, Dec. 4 at Bowers Funeral Home in Teague. Bro. Perry Kilgore officiated. Interment followed the services at Dew Cemetery.
Day was born in the Turlington community of Freestone County on Aug. 14, 1931, to William Roy and Juanita Kilgore Day. He graduated from Teague High School with the class of 1949, and served in the U. S. Army. He married Betty on Oct. 23, 1950, and shared almost sixty three years together before her death in 2013.
He is survived by three daughters, Vicky Bracamonte and husband Walter of Dallas, Sheila Guthrie and husband Marty of Tyler, and Sherri Day of Pensacola, Florida; four grandchildren (who he loved to beat in cards and board games!), Curtis George, Robert Olivarez and wife Regan, Josh Blakemore, and Randee Beth Blakemore; three great-grandchildren, Landon Olivarez, Kendall Olivarez, and Braden Scott; two brothers, Roy Lamar Day of Dew, and Charles V. Day & wife Catherine of Teague; numerous other relatives and friends.
Day was preceded in death by his wife, Betty J. Day.
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