Carlene Greene, age 69, of Lenoir, a native and former resident of Watauga County, died Wednesday morning, December 26, 2012, at Caldwell Memorial Hospital in Lenoir.
Ms. Greene was born October 6, 1943 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Carl and Dollie Earp Greene. She was a retired employee of Broyhill Furniture in Lenoir. Ms. Greene was of the Baptist faith and recently rededicated herself to the Lord.
Ms. Greene is survived by one half-sister, Elaine Guy and husband Randall of Roan Mountain, Tennessee; two half-brothers, Randy Greene and wife Denise of Westmorland, Tennessee, and Jonathan Greene and wife Tina of Nashville, Tennessee, and three cousins, Lewis Darryl Earp and wife Shirley of Cleveland, Ohio, Donna Waldren and husband Bill of Henderson, Nevada, and Hilda Earp Chappell and husband Bill of Syracuse, New York.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant brother, Billy Greene, and one half-brother, Lee Greene.
Funeral services for Carlene Greene will be conducted Friday morning, December 28, 2012, at 11:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel, from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Kenny Newberry. Burial will follow in Boone's Fork Community Cemetery.
The family will receive friends following the funeral service.
Online condolences may be sent to the Greene family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.