Posted: Monday, March 28, 2011 2:07 pm
The Messenger, March 25, 2011
Alberta Green, 91, of Fulton died 4:48 a.m. March 28, 2011, at Haws Memorial Rehab and Nursing Facility in Fulton.
Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton, with the Rev. Jeff Keith and Paul Adams officiating. Burial will follow in Palestine Cemetery near Fulton.
Friends may call at the funeral home 6-8 p.m. Tuesday and from 8 a.m. until the hour of services Wednesday.
The family requests that memorials be made to Fulton First Baptist Church building fund, 115 Second St., Fulton, KY 42041.
She was born July 8, 1919, in Fulton, daughter of the late Albert and Mary (Moss) Bard. She was the widow of James Green and was a lifelong resident of Fulton.
She was a member of Fulton First Baptist Church, where she served as a Sunday school teacher and as president of the former Woman’s Missionary Union. She was a member of Fulton Woman’s Club and had held many leadership positions, including president.
She enjoyed golf and bridge and was a member of Fulton Country Club for many years, serving as Ladies Day chairman and golf chairman. She was also a member of Daughters of the American Revolution and Fulton Homemakers and had been a Boy Scout leader and president of the PTA. She also enjoyed painting, quilting and crafts.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Don and Judy Green of South Fulton and Marvin and Shirley Green of Paducah, Ky.; another daughter-in-law, Pat Green of Murray, Ky.; six granddaughters, Dawn Vlassopoulas of Henderson, Nev., Michelle Davis, Lori Caldwell and Leslie Boaz, all of Murfreesboro, Jessica Newman of Paducah and Amanda Anderson of Winchester, Ky.; and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Jimmy Green; and her brother, Warren Bard.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.