Geneva K. Greene

Published 12:05 pm Thursday, March 17, 2016

AHOSKIE – Geneva Kellum Greene, age 85, passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2106 at Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital in Ahoskie, NC.

She was born December 30, 1930 in Sturgis to the late James L. and Alma Blanton Kellum. She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church in Columbus and was a previous member of Calvary Baptist Church in West Point.

She married Charles Junior Greene on October 19, 1963 in Ahoskie, NC, and he preceded her in death on March 5, 1997. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, James Thomas Barnes; two grandsons, Tony Randle Eure and Brian Keith Lassiter; one sister, Virginia Fox; and eight brothers, Prentis, Charles Robert, Willie Morris, James Harold, Marvin Eugene, Richard Lavelle, Jimmy Doyle, and Roy Eckford Kellum.

Funeral services are Saturday, March 19, 2016, at 2 p.m. from Calvert Funeral Home Chapel in West Point, Mississippi with Brother Tommy Gillon officiating and assisted by Reverend James S. “Jim” Young. Burial will follow in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in West Point.

Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include her three daughters: Brenda Eure (Tony), Wanda Lassiter (Wayne), of Ahoskie, NC and Lisa Greene of Huntsville, AL; seven grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren and one brother, Donald Kellum of Sturgis.

Pallbearers will be Rhett Barnes, Wayne Lassiter, Jr., Steven Eure, Jeff Kellum, Chuck Kellum, and Tim Beatty.

Visitation is 5 – 8 p.m. Friday, March 18, 2016 at Calvert Funeral Home.

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