Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
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Polly Easter Day Puett
November 12, 1936 - May 27, 2018
Born in Person Co., NC
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Wednesday May 30, 2018, 6:30-8PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Thursday May 31, 2018, 2PM
Chapel Service
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Polly Easter Day Puett, 81, of 1414 Lack Drive, Roxboro, died Sunday, May 27, 2018. Born in Person County, Mrs. Puett was the daughter of the late John Robert and Gara Ellis Day. Mrs. Puett gradauted from Helena High School in 1954 and then Watts Hospital School of Nursing in 1957. Mrs. Puett was a registered nurse at Person Memorial Hospital in for 17 years and Duke University Hospital Emergency Department for 34 years and was a member of Roxboro Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death by her son, Michael Allen Puett, her brothers, Phillip Bartholomew Day, Durell Coggin Day, and John Thomas Day, her sisters, Alice Elizabeth Day, Molly Bet Day Pulliam and Lillian Ann Day Painter and her great-grandchild, Eleanora Davis.

Mrs. Puett is survived by her sons, John David Puett and wife Gretchen and Donald Andrew Puett and wife Angela, all of Roxboro; two sisters, Bertha Owens and Sally Jane Guill, all of Roxboro; ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; and Ralph Dukes, whom she thought of as a son.

Funeral services will be held 2PM, Thursday, at Brooks & White Chapel by the Dr. DuPre Sanders and the Rev. Jimmy Pulliam. Burial will follow in the Day Family Cemetery. Visitation will be held 6:30-8PM Wednesday at the Brooks & White Funeral Home and Crematory.

Memorials may be made to the Duke Cancer Center, Leukemia/Lymphoma Dept., 20 Duke Medicine Circle, Durham, NC 27710.