John T. Day

John T. Day

John Thomas Day, 81, of Medford died Tuesday, December 25, 2007, at his home. John was born February 26, 1926, in Light, Ark. He worked at the plywood mill in Brookings in the 1970s, as well as some commercial fishing there during that time. He later came back to the Rogue Valley and worked at Timber Products at various positions retiring as millwright in 1980.

He built a few homes locally for himself and friends. He enjoyed fishing, hunting & running hounds when younger.

He received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Army.

John was preceded by his wife, Nina N. Day in 2004; as well as a brother, James L. Day; and two grandchildren.

He is survived by two sons, James Day of Brookings, Ore. and Jess C. Day of Astoria, Ore.; a daughter, Zale "Lucky" Day of Warrenton, Ore.; and a sister, Violet Belcher of Patoka, Ill.

Memory-Gardens Memorial Park & Mortuary in care of arrangements.

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