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Lora B. Crawford Greene

Memphis, TN

Lora B. Crawford Greene, age 96, passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Methodist Healthcare South, after a brief illness. She was born July 25, 1920, to the late George Crawford and Pearlie Vanpelt Crawford in Rossville, TN. She was the youngest of twelve children. She moved to Memphis at an early age and was raised by her sister, Margaret Alexander. She was a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School, class of 1941. She was a faithful member of Greenwood C.M.E. Church where she served as a member of the Willing Workers, Local Missionary Society, and the nursing staff. She leaves two daughters, Deborah Greene Harris (Bethel) and Eudora Greene McKinley; one son, Herold Allen Greene. One daughter, Lora Ann Greene Sandridge and one son, James Lawrence "Jimmy" Greene, Jr. and her husband James Lawrence Greene, Sr., preceded her in death, nine grandchildren and many other loved ones. Visitation Thursday, May 18, 4-8 p.m. and the Funeral Friday, May 19, 11 a.m., both to be held at Greenwood CME Church, 3311 Kimball Avenue, Memphis, TN with burial in the historic Elmwood Cemetery.

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Published in The Commercial Appeal on May 17, 2017
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