Betty Thornton Day

Betty Thornton Day, age 86, of Melbourne, Florida, formerly of Newport, passed away October 23, 2019.

She was preceded in death by her parents Rufus and Gracie Mae Thornton, husband Bob Day, sons Mark and Rob Day, brothers Elbert and Joe Thornton, and sisters Margaret Knight, Maudella Johnson, Pat Wise, Edna Jean Hall, and Wanda Denny.

She is survived by a host of nieces and nephews in Tennessee and Texas and by many dear friends in Florida who cared for her during her last days.

She was buried at Florida Memorial Gardens in Melbourne, Florida following a small graveside service on October 24, 2019.