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 Jessie C. <I>Waters</I> Green

Jessie C. Waters Green

Birth
Smiths Creek, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA
Death 23 Sep 1987 (aged 89)
Port Huron, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA
Burial Wales Township, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 62718828 · View Source
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Goodells--Jessie C. Green, 89, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Sept. 23, 1987, in Port Huron Hospital.
She was born Jan. 12, 1898, in Smiths Creek, and had lived in Goodells all of her life. She married Alger N. Green Sept. 18, 1917. they celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Sept. 18, 1987.
Mrs. Green was a member of Lambs United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband; foster son, John and JoAnn Waters of Goodells; three grandchildren, Rene and Lisa Waters of Goodells and Angie Waters; a brother, Peter Waters of Richmond; and several nieces and nephews.
A son, Loren Green, preceded he in death.
Services will be held at noon Saturday in the Arthur Smith Funeral Funeral Home-North Chapel, Port Huron. the Rev. Martine Caudill of Lams United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Lams Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Ross and Persel Fitz, Bernie Hunter, John Maxwell, Richard Waters and Gerald Bradshaw.
Visiting is from 2 to 4 and 7-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may be made to the Lambs United Methodist Church.
Jessie C. Green's death ends 70-year love affair
by Steve Sibula
Wherever he went, she went, and whatever he did, she did.
that was Jessie C. Green's devotion and love for her husband, Alger, friends say.
Mrs. Green, of 4544 Green road, died Wednesday in Port Huron Hospital. She was 89.
The Greens celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary last Friday with all the warmth, humor and love of the day they were married. That was their way, said Persel Fitz of Memphis, who knew the couple all his life.
"Jessie was always working with her husband on the farm," Fitz said. "They thought a lot of each other."
Mrs. Green was born Jan. 12, 1898, in Smiths Creek. She was a lifelong resident and was a member of Lambs United Methodist Church.
She was married to Alger Green on Sept. 18, 1917, in Port Huron.
She had one son, Loren, and a foster son, John Waters.
"She was a wonderful person. She would do anything for you,: said her daughter-in-law, JoAnn Waters.
Hard work on the farm didn't bother Mrs. Green, said a friend, Melanie Masters. Mrs. Green loved being outdoors.
"She was always a very hard wonder." Masters said. "She's going to be missed."
Funeral services are at noon Saturday in the Arthur Smith funeral Home North Chapel. The Rev. Martin Caudill of Lambs United Methodist Church will officiate.




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  • Created by: Patricia Love
  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62718828
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jessie C. Waters Green (12 Jan 1898–23 Sep 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62718828, citing Lambs Cemetery, Wales Township, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Patricia Love (contributor 47329352) .