Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Edward J. 'Joe' Green, 77, of Owensboro, Ky

OWENSBORO, Ky. - Edward J. 'Joe' Green, 77, of Owensboro, Ky passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at Owensboro Place. He was born on August 10, 1936 in Daviess Co. to the late Augustus and Maggie Douglas Green. He was a member of Sweeney Street Baptist Church and had worked at General Motors and Swedish Match. Edward loved working on cars and playing cards.

He was also preceded in death by three brothers, William 'Budden' Green, Leroy Green, and William T. Green, and a sister, Minnie Willingham.

Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Lillie Mae Green, a son, Allen Lee (Sandra) Gilbert of Flint, MI, four daughters, Angela Wilhite Gilbert, Juanette (Otis) Stokley, and Cynthia Mason, all of Owensboro, and Leandra Miller of Bowling Green, 16 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren, three sisters, Sally Sanders and Nancy Frazier, both of Owensboro, and Mary Frazier of Louisville, and a brother, James Green of Owensboro, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be 1:00 p.m.  Saturday, September 28 at Sweeney Street Baptist Church with burial following in Owensboro Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be after 10:00 a.m.  Saturday at the church. Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory are in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Family of Edward Green, c/o Angela Wilhite Gilbert, 2402 Bittel Rd., Owensboro, KY 42301. Online condolences may be placed at www.glennfuneralhome.com.

In Other News...

Kentucky 601 in Muhlenberg County Expected To Reopen Late Monday

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (8/22/14) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is in the final stages of installation of a new… Read More

Bend Gate Challenges Other Henderson County Schools to Ice Bucket Challenge

HENDERSON, Ky. (8/22/14) — Today, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. Bend Gate Elementary staff will begin some… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 21, 2014 6307

Muhlenberg Task Force on Trail of Home…

in News by Wes Miller
August 20, 2014 4107

Park Avenue Trespass Call Leads to…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
August 19, 2014 3764

Free Arthritis Exercise Program will be…

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 19, 2014 3673

Municipal Art Collection on Exhibit at…

in News by Mary Bryan Hood
August 19, 2014 3671

'Another One Bites the 'Duct'

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 20, 2014 4107

Park Avenue Trespass Call Leads to…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
August 21, 2014 2114

Pedestrian Struck on East Arch Street,…

in Top Stories by Officer Ryan Clark
August 20, 2014 2058

Dawson Springs Woman Arrested for Driving…

in Top Stories by SurfKY News
August 18, 2014 1509

Madisonville Firefighters Recognized for…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 20, 2014 1287

Theft at Pennyrile Park Apartments Leads…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 19, 2014 3764

Free Arthritis Exercise Program will be…

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 19, 2014 3673

Municipal Art Collection on Exhibit at…

in News by Mary Bryan Hood
August 19, 2014 1907

Owensboro Police Department to Host…

in News by Michael Hathaway
August 19, 2014 1276

‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ Campaign…

in News by Officer Michael Hathaway
August 20, 2014 1228

OCTC Faculty Earns National Honor

in News by Bernie Hale

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 19, 2014 3671

'Another One Bites the 'Duct'

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 19, 2014 3182

Drakesboro Woman Injured When Tree Falls…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 21, 2014 2168

UPDATE: Injuries Sustained in Two-Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 20, 2014 2019

Deterioration of Caney Station Cemetery…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 19, 2014 1884

Central City Lions Club Charity Auction…

in Top Stories by Dean Rowe

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06