He was a member of the Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served in the Korean War. He had retired in 1994 from the former A. Huddleston Electrical / Hardware Store where he worked for 42 years. He worked in the electrical side of the store. He had lived in the South Fulton area most of his life.
He is survived by his wife Katherine (Martin) Greer of South Fulton, TN, 4 sons and daughters in law, Tommy & Margaret Greer of Martin,TN, Jimmy & Debra Greer, Brent & Brenda Greer and Kent and Marina Greer all of South Fulton, TN; 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren and a brother J.P. Greer of Fulton, KY.
He was preceded in death by his parents Carnell (Dublin) and Jewell I. Greer and his step mother Edna Greer, 3 sisters Frances Vaughn, Mildred Greer and Helen Wells, and 4 brothers Junior Greer, Carl Greer, James Greer and William Greer.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 6, 2009 at 1 pm at the Hornbeak Funeral Chapel with interment in the Obion Co. Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5-8 pm Thursday and after 8 am Friday until the funeral hour. Memorials may be made to the Memorial Fund of the Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church 1159 Parker Rd., South Fulton, TN 38257.