The Athens Review
A Rosary for Charles William Green, Sr., 81, of Murchison, will be 5:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 14, followed by a Memorial Service at 6 p.m. at St Edwards Catholic Church, 800 Tyler St. Athens, with reception to follow at AA hall, 408 W. Tyler, Athens.
Mr. Green was born July 10, 1932 in Houston to Brice Alva and Gladys Thelma Montgomery Green, Sr., and passed away on Oct. 4, 2013 in Athens.
Formerly of Houston, Mr. Green lived in the Henderson County Area since about 2002. He served his Country in the U. S. Coast Guard during Korea, was a retired salesman, a member of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and a 4th-degree Knights of Columbus.
He had 21 years of sobriety in Alcoholics Anonymous, serving as a speaker and a sponsor for many in AA.
Survivors include: children, Charles William Green, Jr. of Murchison, Mary Catherine Green of Dallas, Cleon Green of San Antonio, Russell Green of Dallas; grandchildren, Andrew Green, Paul McClinton, Melissa Bartlett, Amanda Kerner, Allyson Green, Karla Garrett, Hannah Clanton, Meghan and Chelsea Green and Martha Howard; 13 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Green was preceded in death by: his parents; wife, Cleon Oberst Green; grandson, Clayton Taylor Green.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Charlie Green Memorial Fund, c/o Cathy Green, P.O. Box 764947, Dallas, TX 75376-4947 to help with final expenses and support his local AA groups.Make checks payable to Cathy Green, or Judy Craig.
Tyler Memorial Funeral Home, Tyler.