Mr Andre "DRE" Day
Mr. Andre Demauris Day 28, of 1421 Roper Mountain Road Apt 365, Greenville, SC husband of Markeisha Day passed January 12 , 2016 at St Francis Hospital in Greenville. He was born in Greenwood County November 11, 1987 a son of James A. Day and Tonya Chappelle
He joined Second Damascus Baptist Church at an early age where he was a member of the Youth Choir.
He was a graduate of GHS Class of 2007 where he was a member of the All Region Basketball Team. He was also a member of the Varsity Football Team. He was an accomplished Rapper under the Handle of “Dre Molliunte” and released his first CD in April of 2015.
He attended Lander University, Morris College and SC State University. He was a member of the Cancer Society of Greenville.
He was formerly employed with Fuji, Eaton and Velux
Surviving to cherish his memory is his wife Markeisha of the home, a his grandparents , Timothy and Dorothy Chappell of Cokesbury; his mother, Tonya Chappelle of Greenville; his father, James A. Day of Greenwood, a daughter, Alivia Ni’liya Day of the home; three brothers, Lavone Anthony Day of Cokesbury, James K. Day of Bladensburg, MD and Jamarion Day of Ninety-Six, SC ; one sister, Tamika Day of Bladensburg, MD; a devoted friend , Robert Foster III of Greenville, SC ; his Father and Mother in Law, Ricky and Linda Calhoun of Greenwood, and a host of Uncles, Aunts, Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2 PM Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Morris Chapel Baptist Church Rev. Leroy Robertson officiating.
Burial will be in Oakbrook Memorial Park.
Pall bearers will be Barry Chappelle, Timothy Chappelle, Jarvie Robinson, Robert Johnson, Ralph Coleman and Demarcus Briggs.
Flower bearers will be Juleshia Reid, Chaquetta Searles, Chelse Anderson, Janae Thompson, Latirah Brooks and Katherine Grant.
Honorary escort will be GHS Class of 2007.
Mr. Day will be placed in the church at 1pm.
The family is at the home of his grandparents, Timothy and Dorothy Chappelle 4426 Cokesbury Road, Hodges, SC