John E. Greene

Published 10:06 am Wednesday, November 30, 2016

COURTLAND — John Eston Greene, 77, passed away on Nov. 27, 2016, in Southside Regional Medical Center.

John was a native of Louisa County, Virginia, and was a son of the late Arthur C. Greene and Emma Frances Ward Greene. He was also predeceased by a daughter, Rebecca Lynn Greene.



John was a U.S. Army veteran, and he retired from Lowes as a manager, and was a master woodworker.

Left to cherish his memory is are his wife of 58-1/2 years, Faye Carter Greene; two daughters, Darlene Jones (Tommy) of Trappe, Maryland; and Melissa Overstreet (Rob) of Franklin; one son, John E. “Butch” Greene Jr of Irmo, South Carolina; four sisters, Lois Faulkner, Joyce Donovan, Doris Tuttle and Carolyn Snelson; one brother, Russell Greene; and seven grandchildren, Krystle Powers, Brittany Powers, Becky Greene, Jessica Greene, Chelsea Overstreet, Hannah Overstreet and Austin Overstreet.

The memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3, in Black Creek Baptist Church, 34163 Vicksville Road, Franklin, with the Rev. Hoyle Green officiating.

A reception will be in the fellowship hall following the service.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Black Creek Baptist Church or the Courtland Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 439 Courtland, VA 23837.