Joe Bayne Green, age 87, of Palestine, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, the 14th of June, 2017. Mr. Green was born on Thursday, the 19th of December, 1929 in Sherman, Texas to Edgar and Nellie Mae Sturgess Green. He served our country and was a United States Army Veteran. Joe worked for Phillips Petroleum Company until he retired in 1985, after 37 years with the company. Mr. Green was a member of Southside Baptist Church in Palestine, Texas.
Joe Green is preceded in death by his parents, Edgar and Nellie Green and three brothers.
Mr. Green is survived by his wife of 65 years, Annabell Brawley Green of Palestine, Texas; daughter, Rejeana Green Reynolds and husband Don of Corsicana, Texas; son, Stephen Green; grandson, Justin Reynolds and great grandson, Mason Reynolds.
Friends are cordially invited to greet the family and share memories of Joe from five o'clock until seven o'clock in the evening on Monday, the 19th of June, in the parlor and reflection room at Rhone Funeral Home.
Funeral services and a celebration of Joe Bayne Green's life will be conducted at two o'clock in the afternoon on Tuesday, the 20th of June, 2017 at Southside Baptist Church in Palestine, Texas with Bro. David English officiating. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery in Palestine.
Pallbearers will be W.J. Copeland, Ken Clary, Carl Wilhite, Benny Toole, Joe Beckham, and Johnnie Gaines.
Funeral arrangements are in care of Rhone Funeral Home, 3900 S. State Hwy 19, Palestine, Texas. To view online, leave condolences or sign the guest book, go to www.rhonefuneralhome.com.
Published on June 16, 2017