- 89 years old
- Date of birth: Apr 17, 1923
- Date of passing: Mar 9, 2013
|Let the memory of Gertrude be with us forever|
Gertrude Louise Jones Green, 89, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Saturday, March 9th 2013 at Universal Healthcare in Oxford.
A native of Person County, the widow of Harold Lee Green and the daughter of the late William Bradshaw and Janet Moore Jones. She was a member of West Oxford Baptist Church, a retired healthcare technician at John Umstead Hospital and owner-operator of H & L Mobile Home Court in Providence.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Monday, March 11, 2013 in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Oxford by Rev Wes Garner Jr. Burial will be in Granville Memorial Gardens in Oxford.
Surviving are a daughter, Dianne Green Wells and husband Dr. Michael E. Wells of Stem, four grandsons, six great grandchildren and several special nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her grandson John Turner.
Flowers accepted or memorials can be made to West Oxford Baptist Church, P.O. Box 458, Oxford, NC 27565.
Active pallbearers will be Travis Wells, Ernie Jones, Darnell Carver, Keith Huff, Randy Green and Brin Wilkins. Honorary pallbearers will be Bobby Green, Cecil Green, Bobby Huff and Robert Cox.
Visitation will be from 12:30-1:45 PM prior to the service at the Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and at other times at the home of Mrs. Green’s in Providence.
Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford is assisting the Green Family.
"Well Gertrude, it has been 3 years since you passed away! Every time we go by your house we look that way and we can see you out under the carport or messing with your Hibiscus plant! It was always so beautiful! We miss you a lot and we loved you so much! But we will see you again one day!"
"Happy Birthday Gertie. Think of you often. I know you and Ernestine have a lot of catching up to do! Miss you both, one day we will all be together."
"Happy Birthday in Heaven Gertrude!! We sure do miss you here and every time we go by your house we look that way, just a habit we always had because we expected to see if you in the yard! We loved you more than you will ever know! We will see you again 1 day in Heaven! If you see my Mama, Daddy and Barbara please give them a hug from us and tell them we loved them and miss them so much!!! Things will never be the same again!"
"Gertie, one of my dearest friends. I never go to Oxford by old 75 without thinking of you and that is often. I love miss you!"
"Happy Birthday in Heaven to our friend, Gertrude Green! We miss you and love you and think about you everyday! We will see you again one day in Heaven!"
"Gertie, It would be your 90th birthday today but God had better plans for you to celebrate it with Him. You are missed and loved very much.
I am so sorry in your loss of your Mom, I was coming to Oxford today to get Trey from school and saw the sign in front of your Mom's home. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. Moms are special people, and I know yours was especially special to you. May God comfort you, Michael, and the children. Love in Christ."
"Dianne, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom's death. She was a very dear person, a great friend and a great co-worker. We had some wonderful time together and I will always cherish the good memories I have of her. You shouldn't have any regrets, you took good care of her and she loved you very much. May God comfort you during this time , my thoughts and prayers are with you.God Bless you"
"Dianne, sorry to hear about your mom. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Trust me God will get you through this.
Love, Lana Sadler O'Neal"
"Dianne sorry to hear about your mom. She was a special lady to me and was beautiful with her smile. You did take good care of her. May God give you peace and understanding today and the days ahead.
Darnelle Gooch Averre"
"Dianne, we are very sad tonight about Gertrude's death but also rejoice in the fact she is no longer sick or in pain. She loved you very much and you took excellent care of her. You were her pride and joy!! She was a good friend to us and we loved her very much!!! We will surely miss her but have some great memories and good times spent with her!!! We love you and are praying for you!"
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