Obituary: Mary Day Burns


Mary Day Burns passed away on November 29, 2021. Mary was born in Cullman County in 1937 to John and Jura Day, who preceded her in death. She was married over 67 years to Milton L. Burns of Hanceville who passed away in December 2020.

Mary is survived by her two daughters: Debora Burns Peerce (Brian) and Amy Burns; three grandchildren: Brandon Peerce (Desirae), John Peerce (Chloe) and Alex Peerce; two great-grandchildren: Peyton and Jack Peerce and a sister: Laraine Stewart (Johnny). 

She was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters: Fred Day, Julius Day, John Day Jr., Bob Day, Mildred Gohn, Thelma Gohn and Claud Day.

A private graveside service will be held at Fairview West on December 3, 2021