Burks Hollow, Rutherford County – Mr. Wayne Mitchell Green, 77, passed away Monday February 18, 2019 at his home. He was born in Burks Hollow on October 13, 1941 to John Earl Green and Bertie Lee Anderson who preceded him in death. He was also preceded by his grandson, Private First Class Joseph Floyd; brothers, Earl, John Jr. and Wilmer Lee Green; sisters, Sue Gortney, Betty Elmore and Joyce Byrd.
He was retired from Roadway Freight after 32 years service. He was a member and song leader of the Hattie’s Chapel Baptist Church. He was a US Army veteran of Vietnam and a member of the Teamsters Union Local 408 Nashville, Tennessee.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda Cook Green; sons, Jonathan (Niki), David (Tanya) and Carl; daughters, Waynette (Kevin) Currin and Donna (The Late Chester) Floyd; brother, Donnie (Diane) Green; sisters-in-law, Dorothy and Vera Green; grandchildren, Joshua, Hannah, Matthew, Kayla, Candi, Hope, Samantha, Amie, Jonathan and Tabitha; great grandchildren, Kole, Kody, Hunter, Cheznei, Nevaeh, Faithlyn, Timothy, Kalen, Neyland, Kolsten and Kingston; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Saturday in the Central Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Danny Anderson officiating with burial to follow in the Harrell Cemetery at the old home place in Burks Hollow with Military Honors. Visitation: 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM Friday at Central Funeral Home, Manchester, Tennessee. www.centralfuneralhome.com