Richard Green

Thursday, June 21, 2018

TRUMANN - Mr. Richard Douglas Green, 70, departed this life on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the family residence. He was born in Winston County, Miss. and lived his lifetime in Trumann. He was a retired Iron Worker, veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the First Assembly of God in Trumann. He was preceded in death by one sister, Polly Ann Abbott, one brother, James Lee Green and his parents, Harmon Lee and Florrie White Green.

He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Vera Louise Green of the home; one daughter, Tracy Green of Trumann; four sons, Derrick (Hollie) Green, Charles “Brad” Whitaker and Scott Whitaker, all of Trumann, and Samuel Whitaker of Paragould; one sister, Wilsie Mae Clayton of Williford, Ark.; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held June 20 at the First Assembly of God in Trumann with Rev. Kenneth Doke officiating. Burial followed in Pine Hill Cemetery in Jonesboro under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann.

Pallbearers were Joey Abbott, Dustin Green, Greg Green, Tim Depriest, Buck Raney and Scott Whitaker. Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Green, Brian Gibbs, Jeremy Abbott, Larry Foreman, Cody Clayton, Darius Frazier, Dalton Trotter, Tyler Kenley, James Kenley and Steve Trotter.

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