Virgie Fern Green

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

VIRGIE FERN GREEN, of Green Forest, was born June 27, 1920, to Ernest and Easter (Jennings) Jones. Mrs. Green died Jan. 23, 2008, in Berryville, at the age of 87.

Virgie devoted her life to her family and especially to her husband. She was a homemaker and of the United Baptist faith.

Mrs. Green is survived by three sons, David Auburn Green and wife Nanci of Bentonville, Gary Leon Green and wife Jeannie of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Charles Eugene Green and wife Brenda of Berryville; two daughters, Retha Darlene Green of Green Forest, and Mary Reba and husband Jay Trulove of Berryville; eight grandsons, Michael Green, Paul Green, Justin Green, Brad Trulove, Steven Trulove, Matthew Trulove, Dakota Green and Dustin Green; five granddaughters, Melinda Gilley, Ricci Galyean, Kathryn Green, Kristina Trujillo, and Tiffany Warren; along with nine great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

On Nov. 12 1939, Virgie was united in marriage with Elder Jesse Auburn Green, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Coy, Clifford and Troy Jones.

Funeral services were held at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville on Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, with Rev. Jerry Spurlock officiating. Interment followed in the Snow Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Snow Cemetery Association. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.