Graveside services for Edward “Ed” Green, of Roswell, will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 26, 2012, at South Park Cemetery with Hollis Boardman officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 25, 2012, from 1 to 6 p.m., at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home.
Edward Jinnings Green passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2012, in Roswell.
He was born on Aug., 14, 1925, in Coleman, Okla., to Orville and Ola (Thompson) Green. Ed proudly served in the United States Army in Japan as a military policeman and truck driver. Before serving in the Army, Ed worked on a large farm tending to livestock and harvesting crops in Oklahoma. He was a hard worker and always provided for his family. Ed was also an excellent mechanic. He loved the outdoors, especially going hunting and fishing. He will be dearly missed by his friends and family.
Ed was preceded in death by wife Margie Green; brother Charlie McDaniel; and parents Orville and Ola Green.
Those left to cherish Ed’s memory are sons, John Green and his wife Jeanine, of Pinellas Park, Fla., Bill Green and his wife Dee, of Roswell, and Art Green, of Roswell; brothers, Alpha Green, of Roswell, and Joe McDaniel Jr., of Sayre, Okla.; sisters, Georgie Varnell of Roswell, and Joy Tyler, of Indiana; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren.
Serving as honorary pallbearers are Chris Green, Robert Green, Scott Green, Richard Green, Hugh Baker, Kenneth Baker, Robert Hamby and the Chaves County Sheriff’s Posse.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories in the online register book at andersonbethany.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.