Dearl J. Day


Dearl J. Day, “Papa Day”, 84, of Empire passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, at his residence.

Funeral services will be Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Bell Funeral Home Chapel, with burial at Empire Memorial Gardens. Rev. Bruce LeVan will officiate. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.  

Day was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Day; father, John Preston Day; mother, Bellzora Dover Day; three brothers; and four sisters. 

Survivors include his sons, David Day and Scottie Day; daughters, Pam Capps and her husband, David, Tammy Mann and her husband, Kenny, and Cynthia LeVan and her husband, Bruce; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters, Annette Tolbert and Glenda Reed; and several nieces and nephews. 

Bell Funeral Home, Sumiton; (205) 648-6611