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 Author: Bob Illa Jean Greene Posted Date: April 2, 2018
(November 11, 1953 - April 2, 2018)

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Obituary Picture     Illa Jean Brown Greene, 64, of Flowers Branch Road, Deep Gap, passed away April 2, 2018 at her home. Born November 11, 1953 in Watauga County, she was a daughter of Kenneth and Beatrice Beach Brown. Illa was a member of Highland View Baptist Church and for many years owned and operated the Kut & Kurl Beauty Salon in Deep Gap. Always a humble lady, Illa adored the Lord, cherished her family, had a special place in her heart for her grandchildren, and loved everyone whose paths she crossed.
    She is survived by her husband, Jeff Greene; daughter, Jessica Greene Johnson and husband, Casey, of Lenoir; son, Steven Greene and wife, April, of Sugar Grove; grandchildren, Holden and Gabrielle Johnson, Jeffery Steven Greene III, and Landon and Sarah Greene; sisters, Wanda Winkler and husband, Dale, of Vilas, and Margie Jackson and husband, Jerry, of Mill Springs; brothers, David Brown and fiancÚ, Yvonne, of North Myrtle Beach, SC, and Michael Brown and wife, Tonya, of Boone; and her mother-in-law, Inez Waters Greene of Deep Gap. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Geraldine Brown Culler.
    Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday afternoon, April 4, at 2 oclock at Highland View Baptist Church, officiated by Pastor Shane Golds and Rev. Herbert Parunak. The family will receive friends from noon until 2 oclock, prior to services, at the church. Burial will follow in the Highland View Baptist Church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Medi Home Health & Hospice, 400 Shadowline Dr., Suite 102, Boone, NC 28607, or to Highland View Baptist Church, in care of Tim Greene, 1372 Linville Creek Rd., Vilas, NC 28692.
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