James Ivan Greene died May 6, 2015 at Rex Hospital surrounded by his family. Jim is survived by his wife of 63 years Peggy Jean Greene; a daughter Pamela G. Harmon of Lexington, NC; son Ronny Greene and wife Laura of Greenville, NC. His grandchildren: Tristan Humphries of Bond, Oregon; Michael Greene and wife Danielle of San Francisco, CA; Carolyn Greene and Brian Greene of Greenville, NC; a sister Ann Handley of Atlanta, GA, and Ron Gunter of Raleigh who was like a son.
Jim was an active member and Deacon of Crabtree Valley Baptist Church, 4408 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh and an Army veteran and a semi-retired insurance salesman.
Jim had a strong faith and a genuine love for friends and family. He was a devoted husband and loving father. He cherished the time spent with his grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, May 9th at 3:00 pm at Crabtree Valley Baptist Church, with a visitation one hour prior, with Interment following at Historic Oakwood Cemetery.
In Lieu of flowers, consider donation to Crabtree Valley Baptist Church, P. O. Box 30954, Raleigh, NC 27622.
Arrangements by Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, 831 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh.