Mr. Alex C. "A.C." Green, of Tuscumbia, was born Feb. 6, 1941, and he made his transition at 10:15 a.m. Oct. 9, 2011, with his wife, Dr. Felice J. Green, at his side.
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Alex was a member of Our Lady of the Shoals Catholic Church in Tuscumbia, Ala., where he served as a greeter. He also was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Alex was an avid horse rider. His devoted wife of 52 years referred to him as "the cowboy."
In addition to his wife, Alex is survived by a daughter, Sheryl Denise Green; two sons, Alex Gershon Green and Cameron Dahveed Green (wife, LaQuisha); granddaughter, Natalya Camille Green; daughter-in-law, Bessie Denise Green; brother, Bill Mack Chester; sisters, Carol Willis, Jeanette Stephens and Eleanor Cofield; special niece, Karen Young; a nephew, other nieces, relatives and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in memory of Alex to the
, 104 Poplar St., Florence AL 35630.
The funeral service for Mr. Green will be at 11 a.m. today at Our Lady of the Shoals Catholic Church, Tuscumbia, Ala., with burial in Our Lady of the Shoals Cemetery, Tuscumbia. The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m.
Thompson and Son Funeral Home, Tuscumbia, directing.
Published in Florence Times Daily on Oct. 11, 2011