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James Greene

May 31, 1957 — June 28, 2024

Ellenboro, NC

James Greene, age 67, of Ellenboro, passed away Friday, June 28, 2024 at his home.

James was born Friday, May 31, 1957 in Cleveland County to the late Howard Clifton Greene and Betty Ann Greene. He worked in textiles most of his life, mostly for Burlington Industries. James loved fishing, hunting and finding bargains at flea markets and yard sales. James was of the Baptist faith. He will be missed dearly by all those who knew and loved him.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents; brother, Andy Greene and two grandbabies.

Those left to treasure his memory are his wife of thirty-six years, Robin Greene; daughters, Jessica Freeman (Zeke) of Bostic and Makenzie Greene (Skye) of Forest City; sons, Jeremy Greene (Shelly) of Bostic and Joey Greene (Angela) of Kings Mountain; sisters, Nancy Lane (Ernie) of Caroleen and Chassidy Schronce of Mill Spring; brothers, Jerry Greene (Teresa) of Ellenboro and Billy Greene (Melissa) of Henrietta; grandchildren, Kyeleigh, Madaylein, Lil Ray and Camdeyn Hudson, Dawyson and Gunnar Freeman, and Cody Greene (Madison) and a number of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 pm on Tuesday, July 2nd at Harrelson Funeral Home.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2024

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Harrelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1251 US Highway 221a, Forest City, NC 28043

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