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Anne W. Day

Obituary Date: Monday 23rd January 2023

Anne W. Day, 83, passed away on January 23, 2023 at her home in Gainesville, Georgia. Her visitation will be held at Flanigan’s Funeral Home in Buford, Georgia at 12:00 - 4:00 PM on Saturday, January 28th. A graveside service will be held at her family’s plot in Columbus, Georgia and will be announced at a later date. 

 Ms. Day was born in Columbus, Georgia and grew up nearby in Waverly Hall. She graduated from Tift College and received a Master’s of Education from the University of Georgia. She had a long career as a beloved teacher at Darlington School, Columbus High School, Georgia Baptist Hospital, Tift College and Kitzinger School in Germany. When she returned to Georgia, she had a long career as a teacher in the Buford City School system.

Ms. Day retired at 70 years old from teaching and was known for her love of baking and gardening. She loved animals and rescued dogs and cats throughout the years.

She is preceded in death by her parents Robert and Letha, brothers Hermon, Randolph, Bob and son Mark Day. She is survived by two sisters , Betty and Wynell and her son Nathan Day, daughter-in-law Shelly Day, grandson Zachary Day and his mother Amberly. And also, a lifetime of many dear friends and her caring neighbors.

The family will receive friends from 12:00 noon until 4:00 p.m, on Saturday, January 28, 2023 at Flanigan Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations please be made to Cat Rangers in Buford and/or the Hall County Animal Shelter.

To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at  Arrangements By: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA (770) 932-1133.

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Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory
4400 S. Lee St, Buford 30518