Ronnie Allen Greene

Ronnie Allen Greene LUBBOCK-Ronnie Allen Greene departed this earthly life after a valiant fight against COPD on Friday, Dec. 20, 2012. Ronnie was born in Springfield, Mo., on March 31, 1938, to Chester and Winona Greene. He has lived in Lubbock since 1950. He attended Lubbock schools, then owned and operated Greene's Tire Shop for 46 years until his retirement in 2000. On April 5, 1957, he married Darla Kelley. They have three children, Rhonda Thomas (Ric), Brenda Norman (Kevin), and Steven Greene (Janessa). He was the proud and loving grandfather of six beautiful granddaughters and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his only sibling, Jerry Greene; and one great-granddaughter, Stephani Greene. Ronnie loved his family, animals and horse racing. Some of his favorite times were spent in Ruidoso, N.M., with his family. He was a generous and hardworking man. Family visitation will be today, Dec. 23, 2012, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Resthaven Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, in Resthaven Abbey Chapel with burial to follow in City of Lubbock Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at

Funeral Home

Resthaven Funeral Home & Cemetery
5740 West 19th Street Lubbock, TX 79407
(806) 791-6200

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Dec. 23, 2012