Richard Malcolm Green
1936 - 2013
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Richard Malcolm Green

BOILING SPRINGS, SC- Richard Malcolm Green, 77, of Boiling Springs, SC, died Thursday, October 31, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital-Greenville. Born September 30, 1936, in Spartanburg, SC, he was the son of the late Robert L. and Edna Shurburtt Green.
A U. S. Army veteran, graduate of Spartanburg High School and East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, TN, he was a member of New Beginnings United Methodist Church, and retired from MEMC. An avid sports fan, he loved Wofford College football and the Boston Red Sox baseball team. Mr. Green previously served 16 years on the Spartanburg County District Two School Board.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 50 years, Edythe Radford Green; children, Rick Green of Greenwood and Amy Green Wojcik (Mike) of Boiling Springs; two grandchildren; his twin sister, Rachel Mabry of Spartanburg, sister, Rebecca Settle (Lewis) of Spartanburg; and brother, Joe Green of Spartanburg. He was predeceased by a brother, Wayne Green of Boiling Springs.
The family will receive friends 2:00-2:45 PM Sunday, November 3, 2013, at New Beginnings United Methodist Church, 210 Rainbow Lake Rd, Boiling Springs, SC. Funeral services will follow at 3:00 PM, at the church, officiated by the Rev. Terry Fleming.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mobile Meals Service, PO Box 461, Spartanburg, SC 29304; or Wofford College Terrier Club, 429 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303-3663.
An online guest register is available at
Floyd's North Church Street Chapel

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Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2013.
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November 4, 2013
I will always love you and miss you, Your sister, Rachel
Richard M. Green
November 4, 2013
I had the pleasure of working with Richard at USC Upstate. He always had such a pleasant attitude. Amy, you and your family are in my prayers. I know you will miss him dearly.
Lisa Miller (Epps)
November 3, 2013
Richard was a wonderful man who loved his family - a true family man. His memory will continue through you and all who knew him. Thinking of you Edyth, Rick and Amy and his beloved granddaughters.
Sharon Adams
November 2, 2013
The love Richard gave to his family will never die and he will live on in their hearts
Alice Smith
November 2, 2013
Rachel and family, So very sorry to hear of Richard passing away. I have thought about him so much since speaking with someone at church about his illness. Thinking of you all and the loss you feel in his passing.
God Bless you all at this time.
Bobbie A. Mikesell
November 2, 2013
Your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this time.
Richard and Carolyn Bragg--Lewis's sister and husband
November 2, 2013
Rachel and family,my thoughts and sympathy are with you today.
Ann Mayfield Jones
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