Thursday, March 14, 2013

E. J. Green

Mr. E.J. Green, 90, of Preston, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at Neshoba County Nursing Home in Philadelphia. He was a native and lifelong resident of the Preston community in Kemper County . He was a retired farmer. Mr. Green was a member of Dry Creek Baptist Church. Visitation is Thursday, March 14th from 5 - 8 pm at McClain-Hays Funeral Home in Philadelphia. The funeral service will be on Friday at 1 pm in the chapel at the funeral home with Rev. Vernell Daniels officiating. Interment will follow in Dry Creek Cemetery in Preston. Survivors include his daughters, Agnes Fleming and her husband, Joe and Angela Clark; son, Guy D. (Wayne) Green and his wife, Mary, all of Louisville; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sisters, Marilyn Hall of Louisville and Idell Stokes of Preston. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Agnes Green; wife, Johnnie Bateman Green; brother, Walter Green, Jr.; sisters, Maxine McDonald and Florrie Green; grandson, James Russell Fleming and granddaughter, Cynthia Marie Fleming.