Leon "Bobby" Green

Sunrise: February 26, 1948

Sunset: May 7, 2020

Funeral Service

Saturday, May 10, 2020

11 O'clock AM

Graveside Location

Historic Taw Caw Missionary Baptist

1130 Granby Lane

Summerton, SC 29148

 

Rev. Dr. William T. Johnson, Pastor

On Monday, April 6, 2020, Leon “Bobby” Green, the youngest son to a twin of the late Canty “Smokey” and Emma Green transitioned from earth to Glory at McCleod Hospital in Florence, South Carolina.  He was born February 26, 1948, in Summerton, South Carolina.

In the late sixties, he moved to New York to reside with his twin sister and her family.  He remained in New York for the next 40 years.

 In 2007, because of and illness (stroke) he returned to Summerton, South Carolina where he lived with his sister Wille M. Miser-Coard.  

 Leon “Bobby” joined Taw Caw Missionary Baptist Church where he was later Baptist.

He was an excellent uncle, notes from the nieces and nephews have been very inspirational and full of love, Leon will be sorely missed by his loving family.

Leon was preceded in death by his parents Canty and Emma Green; grandparents Elias and Lucy McFadden, sisters Rebecca, Runnett, and twin Julia.

He leaves to cherish his memory three sisters; Wille M. Coard of Summerton, South Carolina; Emma M. Furman of Summerton, South Carolina; Mary I. Jones of Mitchellville, MD; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

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