Mozelle Robertson Day, 87, of Big Stony Creek Road, Ripplemead, departed this life Saturday, March 3, 2012 at Giles Community Hospital in Pearisburg after a long illness. Born at Ft. Chiswell in Wythe County, on November 12, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Arnold Lee and Julia Byrd Gibson Sutphin. She was a loving mother, grandmother and homemaker and the beloved wife of the late Thomas J. Day, Jr, and sister of the late Eva Sue Quesenberry and Oza Lee Sutphin.
She leaves to cherish her memory her loving children Timmy and Dorothy Day, Bobby Day, Larry and Patty Day, Diane and Pat Dee, Carolyn and Bob McMichael; her sister and husband Mildred and Clyde Necessary; her brother and wife Otis and Jackie Sutphin; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday, March 7 at 2:00 pm in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the home on Big Stoney Creek. At Mozelle’s request there will be no public viewing or visitation. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is serving the Day family. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.