Mr. Ray Herbert Greene, age 73 of Hair Lake Road in Summerville, passed away on Wednesday, April 23rd.


He was born February 10, 1935 in Chattooga County.  The son of the late Jame Claude and Celia Kesler Greene.


He was a member of the South Summerville Baptist Church and The Friendship Sunday School Class. 


Mr. Greene was a veteran of the US Air Force.  He was retired from Mohawk Industries and was also the custodian at South Summerville Baptist Church.


He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Ray Herbert Greene Jr.


Survivors include his wife, Linda Suit Greene of Summerville, daughter and son-in-law Celia& Craig Holt of Summerville, granddaughter and fiancé Bethany Holt and Brooklyn Stiefel of Rosedale Georgia, grandson Jared Holt of Summerville, niece and nephews Rhonda, John and Mason Sterner of Summerville, and Louise &Thomas Pettyjohn of Trion, sister and brother-in-law.


Funeral services will be conducted on Friday at 11 AM from the South Summerville Baptist Church with Rev. David Craven, Rev. Jimmy Bryant, and Rev. Kenneth Summey officiating.

Pallbearers will be:  Phil McGuire, Wayne Pettyjohn, Mike King, Ray Lee, and Alan Smith.  Pallbearers are requested to meet at the Erwin-Petit Funeral Home on Friday at 10 AM.


Mr. Greene will lie in state at the funeral home Thursday evening where the family will receive friends from 6 – 8:30 PM.


At other hours, the family can be contacted at the residence.

 Erwin-Petit Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.