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Mary Elizabeth Green

March 9, 1946 ~ May 29, 2020 (age 74)

Obituary

Mary E. Green, born March 9, 1946 in Roxboro, NC to the late Zeb Day and Mary E Holeman Day Brothers. Mary departed this life May 29, 2020 at the residence Cramel. She attended public school in Person County. In 1963, she was married to William Green. This union was blessed with 3 children, 2 boys and 1 girl.

In 1968, Mary moved to Philadelphia and then to New Jersey where she worked for VNA as a Home Health Aide and then she moved back to Durham, NC. 

She always loved to be around her family and talk about the old days. She loved to cook and decorate. Her favorite foods are, chicken, oxtails, pig feet, turnip greens, biscuits, rice and gravy and potato salad. This woman loved her chicken.

One daughter, Wendy Ann Green and three brothers, Leon Day, Stacy Day and Kerry Day preceded her in death.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her 2 sons, William Green and Johnny Green both of New Jersey, 5 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, 8 sisters, 5 brothers and 4 brothers-in-law. Maggie Day of New Jersey, Jane Day of Roxboro, NC, Diane (Andres) Rivera of Burlington, NC, Phyllis (Clevie) Brandon of Roxboro, NC, Abigail Seagraves of Roxboro, NC, Juanita Holloway of Durham, NC, Charlene (Bobby) Raglands, Sharlene (Rickie) Burnette all of Durham, NC, Nathaniel Day of Philadelphia, PA, Donald Brothers of Raleigh, NC, Gerald Brothers of Mebane, NC, Haywood Brothers of Durham, NC and Ronald Brothers of Durham, NC, one aunt and uncle, Mrs. Barbara A. (Howard) Hill of Baltimore, MD, one great aunt, Ester Wood of Roxboro, NC.

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
June 5, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Bethel Tabernacle United Holy Church
2517 S. Alston Ave
Durham, NC 27703

Funeral Service
Friday
June 5, 2020

1:00 PM
Bethel Tabernacle United Holy Church
2517 S. Alston Ave
Durham, NC 27703

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