Mr. Jimmy Robert Greene, age 74, of Tom Jackson Road, Boone, passed away Saturday morning, April 5, 2014, at Glenbridge Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Mr. Greene is survived by his wife of 57 years, Chessie Greene of the home, two sons, Richard Charles "Rick" Greene of Boone and Robert Clinton Greene of Bellhaven, NC and fiancee Kathy Lipford of Trade, one daughter, Lori Ann Greene of Todd, three grandsons, Richard Charles "Ric" Greene II and wife Corrina of Gastonia, Christopher Thomas Greene and wife Patricia of Lansing, and Justin Wayne Greene of Parlier, two granddaughters Carrie Dugger and Allan Mast of Todd and Crystal Greer and husband Brandon of Vilas, five great-granddaughters Mattie Greene and McKinnley Greene of Gastonia, Kylie Greene of Ashe Lansing, and Kayla Mast and Katie Mast of Todd, and one great-grandson, Andrew Greer of Vilas, one brother Edsel Greene and wife Geneva of Zionville. Three nieces also survive.
He is preceded in death by his father and mother, June and Thelma Brown Greene.
Memorial services for Jimmy Robert Greene will be conducted Monday afternoon, April 7, 2014 at 2:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Reverend Gary Norris.
The family will receive friends Monday afternoon from 1:00 until 2:00, at the chapel, prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may made to Caldwell Hospice and Pallative Care, 902 Kirkwood Street, Lenoir, North Carolina 28645.
Online condolences may be sent to the Greene family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.