- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)47
- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)42
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)8
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- Two hurt in motorcycle wreck on Interstate 55 (04/25/16)1
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- Law firm requests information about Cape's traffic cameras (04/25/16)3
- Local lawmakers split over failed medical marijuana bill; voters may have a say (04/26/16)19
James Glendon "Sonny" Day, 95, of Scott City died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, at Jackson Manor in Jackson.
He was born Feb. 18, 1912, at Swinton, Mo., son of Lecil Alonzo and Ella Alice Lee Grayum Day. He and Ruby Marie Bruhl were married June 20, 1936, in Cape Girardeau. She died May 24, 1987.
Day was a former construction supervisor at Lonestar and a former mayor of Illmo. He was a member of Illmo Baptist Church, member and former worshipful master of H.O. Grauel Masonic Lodge in Cape Girardeau.
Survivors include a son, James Day of Caseyville, Ill.; a daughter, Delores Wilkerson of Scott City; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a sister.
There is no visitation.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Cape County Memorial Park in Cape Girardeau, with the Rev. Bob Herring officiating.
Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.