James David Greene

June 8, 1953 ~ February 9, 2020 (age 66)


James David Greene, age 66, of Mt. Gilead, was reunited with his Heavenly Family on Sunday, February 9, 2020.

A funeral service will be at 3:00 p.m. Thursday at Bumgarner Family Chapel, officiated by Rev. Chris Mabe.  Burial will follow in Southside Cemetery, Troy.

Born June 8, 1953 at Montgomery County, he was a son of the late Barney Alvin and Opal Parker Greene.  He loved football, especially his 49ers and dancing.  He also loved to fish with his brothers and nephews.  He was a former long-distance truck driver for Allen Dale Furniture.

He is survived by three daughters, Cindy Greene of Troy, Rhonda Thompson and Debra Roberts, both of Mt. Gilead; two sons, David Shaffey of Oakboro and Joshua Greene of Texas; five sisters, Joyce Rouse, Janice Greene, both of Troy, Shirley Blankenship of Mt. Gilead, Patty Greene of Star and Donna Casteen of Troy; three brothers, Roger Greene of South Carolina, Billy Ray Greene of Star and Johnny Greene of Kannapolis; ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.  In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one grandchild and one brother, JR. Greene.

The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Bumgarner Family Funeral Service, Troy.

The family request that memorials be directed to Levine Cancer Institute, 945 N. 5th St., Albemarle, NC 28001.

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February 12, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bumgarner Family Funeral Service
620 Albemarle Rd.
Troy, NC 27371

Funeral Service
February 13, 2020

3:00 PM
Bumgarner Family Funeral Service Chapel
620 Albemarle Rd.
Troy, NC 27371

Interment following funeral service
February 13, 2020

Southside Cemetery
South Main Street
Troy, NC 27371


Levine Cancer Institute
945 N. 5th St., Albemarle NC 28001

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