Rev. Ernest H. Greene, 81, of Washburn went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 20, 2020. He was born on May 31, 1938, in Powder Springs, TN. He was a Baptist minister for over 65 years, pastoring several churches throughout the area over the course of his ministry. Ernest retired from the Grainger Co Farmers Co-Op after 42 years. He was a member of Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Tyler & Bonnie (Mills) Greene of Washburn; brother, Robert Greene of Jefferson City; daughter, Robin Renee Greene.
He is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Ruby (Winstead) Greene; two daughters,
Rhonda Clapp of Plainview and Jennifer (Jeff) Amyx of Washburn; three grandchildren, Rachel (Jake) Middleton of Plainview, Stone Amyx, and Starlet Amyx of Washburn. He also leaves behind a host of relatives and friends.
Friends are welcome to stop by Smith-Reagan Funeral Home on Thursday, April 23rd between 8am-5pm. Graveside services will be 1pm on Friday, April 24, 2020, at Doyle Wayne Needham Cemetery at Powder Springs Baptist Church.
Services entrusted to Smith-Reagan Funeral Home of Rutledge, www.smithreaganfuneralhome.com.
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