Celebrating the life of Edna Ellis Green
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CEDAR GROVE: Edna Ellis Green, 81, passed away Monday, February 20, 2017 at Pettigrew Rehabilitation Center in Durham. She was born in Durham, the daughter of the late Walter and Eula Mae Ellis. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by husband, Thomas Green; a daughter, Debbie Buchanan (Dwight); sister, Frances Sauls; and brothers, Artis Ellis, Clyde Ellis, Shorty Ellis.
Ms. Green is survived by son, John F. Gibson (Debra); daughter, Rhonda Modlin (Tony); and grandchildren, Amy Maze (Dustin), Chad Modlin, Kyle Gibson.
A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday February 22nd at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham with Rev. Leah Rade officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Heartland Hospice; 4505 Falls of Neuse Rd., Suite 650, Raleigh, NC 27609.
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1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705
A visitation will immediately follow the service.