Jr.WHITWELL George Britton Day Jr., 79, passed away Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.He was preceded in death by his parents, Britton and Eva Day; sisters, Betty, Peggy; brother, James.Mr. Day was a member of the First United Methodist Church and he retired from Chattanooga Printing & Engraving. After his retirement he worked at Lowes in Kimball, Tenn. He was also a United States Marine Veteran.Those left to cherish his memories are his wife Faye Hixson Day; son, Britt (Cheryl) Day, of Springhill, La.; daughter, Melanie Steslow, of Baton Rouge, La.; stepson, Barry (Jan) Shirley; stepdaughter, Regina (Randy) Ables, both of Whitwell; sisters, Pearlie McClendon, of Scottsboro, Ala., Penny Hornick of California, Margaret (Harold) Jones, of Forest, Va.; brothers, Daniel (JoAnn) Day, of Elbert, W.Va., Joe (Glenna) Day, of Princeton, W.Va., Mack (Junie) Day, of Crofton, Md.; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.Family will receive friends 1-9 p.m. CDT today, Sept. 14, 2013.Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. CDT Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at First United Methodist Church in Whitwell with Rev. Jeremy McMillan and Rev. Gordon McBride officiating.Interment at Whitwell Memorial Cemetery.Share memories and photos at www.whitwellmemorialfuneralhome.com.Arrangements are by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, 423-658-7777.