Edward Elliott “Preacher” Green, 71, of Wartrace, died Friday, August 19, 2022.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 23, at Hillcrest Funeral Home, Rev. Jeff Rasnick officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m.
He was a native of Bedford County; retired customer service manager at Jostens after 43 years; and a member of the Church of Christ.
He was a devoted husband and father who enjoyed anything outdoors. He loved to build anything and do small home renovations for family. He was always on the tractor pulling some tree to burn. If it was daylight he was outside.
Edward was preceded in death by his parents, Lonnie Edward Green and Dean Burks Green; a sister, Carolyn “Boodle” Green; and a brother, William (Delores) Green.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Jacqueline “Jackie” Pierce Green; three daughters, Sherri Green Frame, Amanda Green (Jason) Smith and Christina (Shannon) Hillis; two grandchildren, Brianna (Hunter) Schmiede and Jordan Frame; two great-grandchildren, Myles and Tinsley; and a brother, James (Jean) Green.
"You are my everything and I will always love you." - Jackie Green