@font-face { font-family: "Times New Roman"; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }table.MsoNormalTable { font-size: 10pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } Kent Johnston Day, of Red Boiling Springs, passed away Monday morning, October 18, 2010 at his residence at the age of 61.   Funeral services for Kent Day were conducted on Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 10:00 am from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with Elder Terry Austin officiating. @font-face { font-family: "Times New Roman"; }@font-face { font-family: "Verdana"; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }table.MsoNormalTable { font-size: 10pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; }

 Dale Smith, Jimmy Dallas, Mike Walrond, Jack Haynes, Wayne Murphy and Lowell Hightower served as pallbearers.  Interment followed in the Drury Cemetery with military honors.  Kent was born on Wednesday, September 21, 1949 in Macon County, Tennessee, one of four siblings born to the late Genie and Ila Ray Johnston Day.   At the age of 19, he joined the United States Marine Corps, where he served his country during the Vietnam War where he received the National Defense Service Medal and Rifle Marksman Badge.  He was a member of the Brattontown Missionary Baptist Church.   Kent was a person who could accomplish any task that he wanted.  He was intellectual when he applied himself.  He was a mechanic, could repair anything from cars to air conditioners, could draw, paint, play musical instruments and anything else that came to his mind that he wanted to do.  The most important thing that Kent did during his life was leave his testimony of being saved, around 1962, behind.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Nickey Day.
 
He is survived by, Daughters and son-in-law, Connie and John Schaut, Amy Day Warwick, all of Washington state, Son, Jeffrey Shawn Murray, of Sweetwater, Tennessee, Brothers and sisters-in-law, Troy and Charlotte Day, of the Sycamore Valley Community, Scott and Sharon Day, of Lafayette, 8 grandchildren, and a host of other friends.