Funeral services for Mrs. Jessie Pearl Green, 89, of Beechgrove were held Saturday, September 12 at Manchester Funeral Home with Bro. Ken Thomas officiating. Burial was in Douglas & Green Cemetery with Manchester Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Green died Thursday, September 10 at Harton Hospital in Tullahoma. She was a native of Coffee County and daughter of the late James Quincy Messick and Myrtle Brown Messick. She was a member of Beechgrove Church of Christ and was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest Cleveland Green; two sons, Roy Green and James Marlin Green; two brothers, Evans Messick and Arlin Messick and three grandchildren.
Survivors include five children: Joan (Brian) Dennis of Wartrace, Brenda (George) Lopozer of Millington, Joe (Michelle) Green of Beechgrove, Gary (Judy) Green of Manchester and Paul (Margaret Nell) Green of Lynchburg; three brothers: Barney Messick of Elkhart, IN, Ralph Messick of North Carolina and Jerry (Bud) Messick of Kansas City, MO; 20 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.
Cannon Courier, September 15, 2009 Woodbury, TN