Obit: Juanita Audrey Day FolandDec 20th, 2011 | By Submitted | Category: Obituaries
Juanita Audrey Day Foland, age 83, died Saturday, December 17, in Live Oak.
Graveside Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, December 23, at Evergreen Cemetery in Greenville.
Visitation will be Thursday at 5 p.m. at Beggs Funeral Home in Madison.
She was born in Bushnell on March 27, 1928, and moved with her family, Marcus Mitchell Day and Julia Thigpen Day, to Greenville shortly thereafter. A graduate of Greenville High School in 1946, she worked in business until her marriage to Clarke S. Foland on May 16, 1954. They lived in Perry, Jacksonville, Pensacola, West Palm Beach, New Orleans, and Atlanta, Ga. He was an accountant for the federal government, civil service.
Juanita and Clarke loved to travel. They visited each of the 48 continental states and Canada, many times camping on the trips. They also went to Mexico.
They had two sons, James (who died in 1930) and Clarke Vincent Foland. After Clarke died, Juanita lived at the Advent Christian Village in Dowling Park.
Juanita is survived by her son, Clarke V. Foland (Linda) of Ft. Worth, Texas, and their family – Marc and family and Angela and family; her daughter-in-law, Donna Foland Derrick of Atlanta; her brother, Lloyd R. Day of Madison; and her sisters, Hoyt Wansley of Jacksonville and Jeanette Cooper of Apalachicola; and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her brothers, Marcus M. Day of Greenville and Elmer Day of Perry; and sister, Myrdean Norris of Tallahassee.