- Last Updated on 04:03 PM 05/30/13
Mr. Thomas L. Green, formerly of Halifax County, died Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at Calvary Hospital in Yonkers, N.Y. at the age of 71.
Mr. Green was born in Halifax County on March 8, 1942 to the late Mr. Billy Green and Mrs. Clevie Slith Green. He was married to Mrs. Ella Morton Green, and was a member of St. Matthew Baptist Church.
Mr. Green is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ella M. Green of the home; two daughters, Ms. Karen Green and Ms. Renee Green, both of Yonkers, N.Y.; three sons, Mr. James Morton of Albany, N.Y., Mr. Thomas Green Jr. and wife, Barbara, of Willow Spring, N.C., and Mr. David Green of Raleigh, N.C.; two sisters, Mrs. Lola Foster of Baltimore, Md. and Mrs. Clevie Cousins and husband James of New Haven, Conn.; two brothers, Mr. Marvin Green and wife Ernestine and Mr. John Green and wife Mageline, all of Baltimore, Md.; four sisters-in-law, Mrs. Catherine Green, Mrs. Mary Green, Mrs. Louise Morton and Mrs. Gladys Gamble; one brother-in-law, Mr. John Morton; and a host of nieces, nephew other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Green was preceded in death by two brothers, Mr. Edward Green and Mr. Bill Green; and one sister, Dollie Terry.
Funeral services for Mr. Green will be held Saturday, June l, at 1 p.m. at St. Matthew Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Terry officiating. Burial will
follow in the church cemetery.
The family is receiving friends at the church Saturday.
Public viewing for family and friends will be Friday, May 31, from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.