Luke Green

Published 10:41 am Friday, April 16, 2021

Sept. 27, 1945 – April 8, 2021

NATCHEZ — Graveside services for Luke Green, 75, of Natchez, who died Thursday, April 8, 2021, in Natchez will be held Saturday, April 17, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Zion Chapel #2 Church (grounds) with Pastor Stanley Searcy, Jr. officiating.

Burial will follow at the church cemetery under the direction of West Gate Funeral Home.

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Visitation will be held on Friday, April 16, 2021, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the funeral home and on Saturday, April 17, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. These are walk-through visitations only. We are practicing social distancing and you are required to wear a mask.

Luke was born September 27, 1945, in Natchez, the son of Lucille Butler Green and Hollis Green, Sr. He was educated in the Adams County Public School System and was a retired mechanic. Mr. Green was a member of Zion Chapel #2 Church. Luke enjoyed fishing, hunting, football and gardening.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Luke leaves to cherish his memories: son Gene Green (Kathryn); daughters Linda Green and Gwendolyn McCraney (Corey); step-son Lionel Washington (Beulah); step-daughter Sharon Washington; brothers James Green, Clarence Green, Hollis Green, Jr. (Laura); sisters Marie Conner, Bonnie Hatfield (Rev. Anthony), Jellina Johnson (Randolph), Shirley Dawson (Arthur) and Mamie White, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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