Emma Jean Green, 86, of Crump passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
She was born March 8, 1933 at Crump, daughter of James F. and Emma E. Brase Williams. She and Ray Clinton Green married August 27, 1955 at Hahn’s Chapel in Marble Hill, Missouri. He died May 7, 2019.
Jean lived in Crump most of her life. She attended the Cowboy Church at Fruitland. Throughout the years Jean and Ray worked together as they owned and operated Green’s General Store at Crump for 18 years. They later owned and operated Green’s Auction and would sell items at the Sikeston Tradewinds Flea Market. They enjoyed camping and had traveled all over the United States and Canada.
Loving survivors include four children Terry (Susan) Green, Rick (Dorothy) Green, Connie (Steve) Rich all of Whitewater, and Mary (Dan) Tankersley of Gordonville; 14 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; and a sister, Flora Wiseman of Crump.
She was preceded in death by her husband of over 63 years, her parents, two brothers, James F. “Junior” Williams Jr. and John R. Williams; and two sisters, Irene Trentham and Mildred Helderman.
Visitation will be from 4-7 pm, Monday, August 12, 2019 at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Funeral Service will be at 7 pm Monday at the funeral home with Jean’s grandson, Rev. Andrew Green officiating.
Burial will be 10:30 am Tuesday at Proffer Cemetery in Crump.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to Proffer Cemetery or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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Proffer Cemetery, Whitewater, Missouri
4738 Co Rd 379, Whitewater MO 63785