Mrs. Day was a member of Metropolis First Baptist Church for over 50 years.
Survivors include two daughters, Phyllis Kettler and husband Stephen of Paducah, and Marilyn Cougill and husband Mike of Franklin, Tenn.; three grandchildren, Jennifer Young, Natalie Orr and husband Mike and Nate Cougill and wife Sara; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Grace Holbrook; her husband of 44 years, Harold Day; two brothers; and two sisters.
Funeral service was held Saturday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis with Dr. Joe Buchanan officiating. Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, 306 Massac Creek Rd., Metropolis, IL 62960.