Mr. Donald Greer, age 86, of Harley Perry Road, Zionville passed away Friday afternoon, May 30, 2014 at the Davant Extended Care Facility.

Born March 22, 1928 in Watauga County he was a son of the late William Henley and Elmina Oliver Greer. Don was a retired heavy equipment operator. He was also a tobacco and cattle farmer.


He is survived by his wife Ollie Belle Perry Greer, one daughter, Darlene Deal and husband Victor, and a number of nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Dreama Kay Greer and a number of brothers and sisters.

Funeral services for Mr. Donald Greer will be conducted Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock at Austin & Barnes Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Herbert McCoy. Burial will be private. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 o'clock until 2 o'clock at the funeral home. The family respectfully requests no food or flowers and suggests memorials to Medi Home Hospice, 400 Shadowline Drive, Suite 102, Boone, NC 28607.

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