Funeral services for Jimmy “Chad” Chadrick Day, 52, are scheduled at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Craddock Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Darryl Howard and the Rev. Jimmy Dale Holbrook officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 7:30 this evening at the Craddock Funeral Home.
Chad was born Aug. 28, 1962, in Ardmore, to Jimmy L. and Carolyn Sue (Holbrook) Day. He passed this life April 23, 2015, in Chickasha, Okla.
He and Karen Taylor were married in Gainesville, Texas, on Sept. 1, 1995. He was a graduate of Dickson High School and was employed by Nalco-Champion Co., as an Oil Well Chemical Treater. He had also worked 25 years for Michelin Tire Co. While working at Carter County District 2, Chad had many fond memories of the employees there. Chad loved being outdoors whether playing, working or just spending time with his family, he just enjoyed being outside. Chad was a member of the Country Tabernacle Church.
He is survived by his wife, Karen of the home; three children, Amber Glover and her husband, Gary of
Dickson, Aaron Day and his fiancée, Tammie of Lone Grove and Ashlynn Day of the home; grandsons, Landon and Logan Glover; his parents, Jimmy L. Day and Carolyn Sue (Holbrook) Day; two brothers, Tim Day and his wife, Elaine of Ardmore and Jason Day of Tulsa, Okla.; in-laws, George and Laquita Taylor, Kirk and Lisa Woods and Gaylon and Sherri Taylor; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Joel Day; his grandparents, Ida and Claude Day and Elmer and Hilda Holbrook; uncle, Clarence (Son) Day; cousin, Dewayne Payne; cousin, Janet Ramsey; aunt, Claudine Payne; aunt, Barbara Bussell; uncle, Jerry Holbrook; and beloved cousin, Jeff Holbrook.
Serving as pallbearers will be Mark Holbrook, David Stewart, Ken Day, Larry Reed, Tommy Joe Holbrook, Jacob Williamson and Elmer (Eric) Gerald Bussell.
Honorary bearers will be Dickie Charles Howard, Todd Collett, Gene Bussell, Lee Juengermann, Durward Wood, Marvin Wood and Micheal Scarduzio.
Online condolences can be made at craddockfuneralhome.com.