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UPDATE: Long-Time Voice of WECR Passes Away PDF Print
Written by Steve Frank   
Saturday, 21 January 2012 21:25

There’s news about services for long-time WECR-AM announcer and local minister Jim Greene.  Jim was found deceased Saturday afternoon by his daughter, checking on him as he recently had suffered a leg injury and was undergoing treatment.  It appeared he died in his sleep. Funeral arrangements have been announced by Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland for Jim that include the opportunity to pay respects from 9 to 4 Tuesday and Wednesday at the funeral home, as well as Thursday from 9am to 1.  Then from 4 to 8pm Thursday, there will be a receiving in the gym at Avery High School.  The funeral service will be Saturday, 11am, at the Avery Gym, with burial at Tanglewood Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Avery Schools Foundation.

 

 

  
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