Grace Marie Cummings Day passed away on Friday, November 18, 2022, in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, at the age of 83.  She was born on Monday, October 2, 1939 in Chipola, Louisiana to the late Mary Lee Fitzhugh Cummings and the late Frank Cummings.  She was a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Grace is survived by her children, Sheila Stafford and her husband, Vernon, Janice Howes and her husband, Steve, and Tracie Howes and her husband, Brian; daughter-in-law, Terry V. Day; grandchildren, Crystal Adkins and her husband, Jess, Jamie Compton and her husband, Chad, Joshua Day and his wife, Christy, Todd Stafford and his wife, Amy, Jordy Day and his wife, Melissa, Bradley Howes and his wife, Becca, Brennan Howes and his wife, Brianna, Cari Wanamaker and her husband, C.J., Cori Vining and her husband, Bradley, and Brittany Bennett and her husband, Richard; great-grandchildren, Madison, Brandon, Caleb, Emma, Kaylee, Noah, Tatum, Micah, Isaiah, Kyleigh, Reese, Ava Grace, Skylar, Jaxson, Carson, Ellie Rose, Rylee, Easton, Abigail, Everly, Mollie, Kaiden, S.J., and 2 on the way; great-granddaughter, Elyana; and sister, Virginia McDowell.

In addition to her parents, Grace is preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Stanley D. Day; son, Raymond Day; sister, Margie Belue; and brother, Chanies Cummings.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula, 100 W. Magnolia Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 beginning at 11:00 AM until the funeral service begins at 1:00 PM.

Interment will follow in Sand Hill Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Louisiana.