Bro. James Edward Green was born Sept. 12, 1952, to the late Mr. Nathaniel and Annie Mae Green.
Without warning, death plucked a flower from our garden on April 30, 2014, at Minden Medical Center in Minden. Bro. James Green was called from earth to heaven's reward. He received Christ at an early age at Mt. Comfort Baptist Church where he served as an usher and sang in the choir until his health failed.
Bro. James was a well-liked person in his community, willing to help wherever he could, putting others before himself. He was a faithful employee with Madden Trucking for 32 years.
He united in holy matrimony to Mrs. Geraldine Green until her demise. To this union, five children were born.
He later united in holy matrimony to Mrs. Judy Combs Green for 13 years. To this union, one child was born.
His love in his family, children and grandchildren could be seen in his many good deeds for them.
He was preceded in deaths by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Nathaniel and Annie Mae Green; one daughter, LaBrina Green; and two sisters, Mrs. Bette Thompson and Mrs. Christene Lewis.
He leaves to cherish his memories his loving wife, Mrs. Judy Combs Green; three sons, Nathaniel, Kevin and Brian Green of Minden; two stepsons, Mr. Kelly (LaTori) and Cody (A'Davia) Combs of Minden; two daughters, Ms. Monica and Kimberly Green of Minden; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Latisher (Johnathan) Ward and Mrs. Timeckiae (Cedric) Emerson of Minden; three brothers, Mr. Tommie Smith, Mr. John Wesley (Fannie) Thomas of Dallas and Mr. Billy Green of Minden; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 10 at Mt. Comfort Baptist Church in Minden. Interment will be at Shady Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m., Friday in Benevolent Funeral Home Chapel.