Celebrating the life of

Wynnogene Shaw Day

Passed away on March 26, 2021

Wynnogene Shaw Day

Wynnogene Shaw Day, 93, passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021 at her residence.  She was born in Cherry Lane Township, North Carolina, daughter of the late Martin H. and Recie McKnight Shaw. 

Mrs. Day was a graduate of Strayer University Business School and retired as a Library Manager from the US Corps of Engineers. In 1978, she and her husband Ray moved to Savannah.  She attended Compassion Christian Church and for many years, was active in her family’s genealogy.  Above all, Mrs. Day adored her family.  She enjoyed preparing meals, opening her home and being a mom to everyone.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ray V. Day and brothers, Dwight and Conrad Shaw.

Surviving are her children, Michael (Jacquelyn) Day of Stevensville, MD; David (Kathleen) Day of Savannah; Philip (Elena) Day of Savannah; Sheree (Wayne) Pryor of Casa Grande, AZ; ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Remembrances:  Sunrise Hospice Care of Georgia, P.O. Box 69, Guyton, GA 31312-0069.




my thoughts and prayers go out to each of you

- tommy Mcknight, Sparta, NC

Philip & Family, I am so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. She was always so kind when I came in contact with her at your office. I am confident that she is peaceful and without pain and suffering. Prayers and love to all.

- Kelly K Hunt, Savannah, Georgia

Phillip & family, We love you and are so sorry to hear about your mom! She had such a kind and gentle spirit. We enjoyed visiting with her in your office. We are praying for you & your family that God will hold you close and carry you through this as He brings healing to your heart! Our love & prayers, Stacy & Barbara Missroon

- Stacy & Barbara Missroon, Savannah , Georgia

Wynogenes Family... so sorry to hear of your loss ! She was a awesome lady and a very intelligent individual. She loved her family and I was proud to be her friend and hairstylist for many year. God give her peace and light her way !

- Bonnie Connolly, Savannah , Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel

  • Services will be annouced at a later date