Frances Curlee Greene, 87, of Wilkesboro passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, at Wilkes Senior Village.

Private family graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, at Barnes Family Cemetery in Churchland, with the Rev. Mike Hamby officiating.  

Mrs. Greene was born Sept. 16, 1932, in Union County to Abraham M. and Lois Witmore Curlee. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of North Wilkesboro. Mrs. Greene graduated from Catawba College in 1953. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker, and loved art and music.  

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Franklin Greene; a son, Richard Edward Greene; and a daughter, Katherine Ann Greene.

She is survived by one son, Stephen Brian Greene and wife, Vanya, of Wilkesboro; four grandchildren, Matthew Greene of Sarasota, Fla., Trevor Greene of North Wilkesboro and Trenton Greene and Lindsay Greene, both of Wilkesboro; and one great-grandchild, Lillian Katherine Greene.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.

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