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Emma Olive Bryant Green
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1880
Flat Creek (Bedford County)
Bedford County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1966
Abilene
Taylor County
Texas, USA

Wife of William Hosea Green.

Emma Olive Bryant Green was my sweet maternal grandmother. She was the 5th daughter and the 6th child of John Columbus Bryant and Nancy Louisa Bearden Bryant. She married William Hosea Green on June 15, 1905 on the upstairs veranda of her parents two story home in Flat Creek, TN, Bedford Co. She and Hosea had 4 sons and 4 daughters but the 1st child died just after the 2nd child was born. The other 7 children lived to adulthood and raised families. They were a good christian family in the Church of Christ.
Source: Obituary
Abilene Reporter News dated Sunday March 6, 1966.
Mrs. W. H. (Emma Olive) Green, 86, whose late husband was in charge of the U. S. Weather Bureau here for 35 years, died at 5:05 pm Sunday in Sunny Dale Nursing Home after a long illness.
She was born in Flat Creek, Tenn. and married William H. Green June 15, 1905 at Flat Creek. Mr. Green was transferred to Abilene as head of the weather bureau in December 1909.
He was with the bureau at N. 1st and Beech, before it was moved to the municipal airport, until his retirement in 1944. He died March 16, 1964.
Mrs. Green was a member of the Highland Church of Christ. Funeral arrangements are pending at Kiker-Warren Funeral Home.
Survivors are four sons, J. W. of 409 Portland, Howard of Cleburne, Berton of Concordia, Kan. and Paul D. of Sweetwater; two daughters, Mrs. Russell P. Mozeney of Corpus Christi and Mrs. Harley D. Bateman of 2902 Waverly; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Jean Wallace-Granddaughter
Green Family History

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Columbus Bryant (1843 - 1929)
  Nancy Louisa Bearden Bryant (1848 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  William Hosea Green (1879 - 1964)*
 
 Children:
  Edith Lillian Green (1906 - 1907)*
  John "Bill" Willis Green (1907 - 1990)*
  Mary Louise Green Mozeney (1909 - 1996)*
  Elsie Beatrice Green Dement (1911 - 1959)*
  Edward Howard Green (1912 - 1996)*
  Berton Bryant Green (1913 - 2007)*
  Paul Davis Green (1915 - 2001)*
  Permelia Ruth Green Bateman (1917 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marietta "Etta" Bryant (1868 - 1925)*
  Florence Louise Bryant Pearson (1872 - 1957)*
  Emma Olive Bryant Green (1880 - 1966)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Abilene Municipal Cemetery
Abilene
Taylor County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Jean Wallace
Record added: Aug 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6665794
Emma Olive <i>Bryant</i> Green
Added by: Jean Wallace
 
Emma Olive <i>Bryant</i> Green
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Emma Olive <i>Bryant</i> Green
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In memory of Emma
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- Sharon
 Added: Jul. 6, 2009
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- Stormy
 Added: May. 31, 2009
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