Sep 19, 2013
Sept. 19, 2013
O\'Neil Green, 83, of Ten Mile, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013.
O\'Neil was a member of Mt. Verd Baptist Church and he will be missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Jane Green; daughter, Donna Green; two brothers, Richard \"Cup\" and Austin Burris; two sisters, Mildred Dill and Mary Cleo McDonald; and grandson, James Anthony Trentham.
He is survived by his wife, Myrtle Wilson Green of Ten Mile; three sons, Jason (Loretta) of Decatur, Jeff Green of Ten Mile and Scottie (Nancy) Green of Decatur; eight daughters, Judy Gordon of Decatur and special friend Danny Wattenbarger, Bernice (Don) McCann of Cleveland, Ruth (Matt) Hicks of Lenoir City, Frances (Dalmas) Munger of Birchwood, Sheila Sloop and Tom Underwood of Niota, Debbie (Gilbert) Castro of Decatur, Tresia Green of Decatur and Ronna (Randy) Couch of Decatur; two special kids, Adam and Eric Armour; one brother, Ulis (Iva Mae) Burris; three sisters, JoAnn Cronan, Edna Mae (Robert \"Buster\") Brown and Dorothy Gray, all of Benton; 30 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
The funeral service will be 8 p.m. Monday at Bowers Funeral Home with Pastor Donny Dalton and Brother Ben Linkous officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Interment will be in Mountain View Memorial Gardens on Tuesday at 1 p.m.
Pallbearers will be Shane Sloop, Keith McKensize, Hunter McCann, Tony Sloop and Cody Couch. Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Wilson, Steve Beaty, and Adam and Eric Armour.
You can visit www.bowersfh.com to sign the guestbook and offer your condolences.
Bowers Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Decatur is in charge of arrangements.