A funeral service celebrating the life of Mr. J.C. Green will be held at noon Wednesday (4-24-13) in Friendship Baptist Church, Farrell, with the Rev. Donald Campbell officiating.
Mr. Green departed this life Friday (4-19-13) at his home in Farrell. He was 68 years old.
Affectionately known to his family and friends as “John Crawford,” Mr. Green was born Aug. 17, 1945, in Warrenton, Ga., a son of Otis and Magnolia Moss Green. He came to the Shenango Valley many years ago.
He was employed as a welder with the former Sharon Steel Corp.’s Farrell plant.
He was a loving father and grandfather who loved to spend time with his family and friends. He was a practical joker, avid gardener and was referred to as the “family fix-it man.” His caring and loving personality will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved him.
He leaves to cherish his memory his loving children, Johnny (Jodi) Green, Mesa, Ariz.; Wayne (Jean) Green, Laneka and Demaun Green, all Farrell; his loving sisters, Naomi Green and Emmagene Williams, both Farrell; and Annie Wise, Sharon; his loving sister-in-law, Norine Green, Sharon; his loving brother, Bruce (Paulette) Green, Boston; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and dear friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Mary Pearl Brown; his brothers, Willie, Joseph and Roosevelt Green; and a nephew, Otis Brown.
J.C., 68, of Farrell.
Calling hours: 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday (4-23-13) in WASHINGTON FUNERAL HOME, 1059 Hamilton Ave., Farrell; and 11 a.m. to time of service Wednesday (11-24-13) in Friendship Baptist Church, Farrell. Please visit jewashingtonfuneralservices .com to leave condolences and to sign the online guest book.
Service: Funeral service at noon Wednesday in the church with the Rev. Donald Campbell officiating.