Robert “Bob” Earl Day

Robert “Bob” Earl Day

A celebration of life service for Robert “Bob” Earl Day, 65, Austin, Texas, will be in Austin.

He died Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Austin.

He was born Aug. 18, 1952, in Hopkins County. He graduated from Madisonville-North Hopkins High School and attended Belmont University College of Music.

He served in the U.S. Army and worked for many years in production and design for Gibson Guitar Company. He was an artist and musician.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl Day and Wilma Utley Day, and a sister, Joyce Day Baker.

Survivors include his life partner, Sharyn Belk; his sister and her husband, Betty Day (Charles) Simons; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.