Retha Marie Day, 95, of Coolville

Retha Marie Day, 95, of Coolville

Retha Marie Day, 95, of Coolville, OH, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2020 at Overbrook Nursing Center in Middleport, OH. 


She was born Aug. 8, 1925 in Reedsville, OH, daughter of the late Winn and Lavina Buchanan Bailey. Retha was a member of the Pomeroy Church of Christ and retired from Ohio University where she was a cook. 

She is survived by a son, Jeffrey and Melanie Day and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Hobert Day; 3 daughters, Clarice Hoffman and twins, Linda and Brenda Day and a grandson, William Bobo. 

Private graveside services will be held at the Cherry Ridge Cemetery at a later date.  Arrangements have been entrusted to White-Schwarzel Funeral Home in Coolville, OH. You are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.whiteschwarzelfh.com