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Miriam White Greene

Mrs. Miriam White Greene, 88, formerly of Whiteville and Clarkton, NC, devoted wife of the late John Thomas “Tommie” Greene, passed away peacefully on January 31, 2015 at Hospice of Alamance.

She was born on June 8, 1926 to Henry B. and Alice Brown White. Miriam was a member of Clarkton Presbyterian Church and for many years active in the Presbyterian Women. She was a giving, understanding, and caring mother and grandmother. She was a wonderful homemaker who had a love for nature and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She will be sorely missed by all who knew her.

Miriam is survived by her daughters, Linda Hutchinson Trent, and her husband, Tom, of Durham, NC and Miriam Sue Sugheir, and her husband, Stephen, of Toledo, OH; grandchildren, Alia Solarz, Ian Sugheir; and her great granddaughter, Eliana.

Funeral services will be private, with burial in the Clarkton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed in Miriam’s name to Clarkton Presbyterian Church, PO Box 663, Clarkton, NC 28433.

The family would like to thank Duke Medical Center and the staff at Hillcrest Convalescent Center for Miriam’s care and their support and compassion

The Greene family is under the care of Howerton & Bryan Funeral Home. Online condolences may be submitted at select obituaries.