George Issac "Ike" Green was born on May 29, 1881 in Raleigh in Navarro County
Texas. He was the son of Caleb Pinkney "Cale"
Green, Jr. & Mollie Othella (Williams) Green. He was a farmer. Ike married Ruth Searcy Slater
in 1910. Ruth was born Feb 19, 1878. They had no children. Ruth died
on April 17, 1947 in the Navarro Clinic in Navarro County, TX. George died on June 5, 1961 en
route to the P & S Hospital in Corsicana.
George Ike Green Fatally Stricken
George Ike Green, 70, died with a heart attack en route to Corsicana shortly
after midnight Tuesday morning. He was pronounced dead on arrival at the P. and
Funeral services will be held at the Brushie Prairie Methodist church Tuesday at
5 p.m. with burial in the
Brushie Prairie cemetery. Rev. Mr. McCollum will conduct the rites.
Born at Raleigh, Green was reared at Emmett and had resided near Frost for many
Surviving are four brothers, B. W., Sam and Joe Green, all of Frost, and Tom
Green, Richland; five sisters, Mrs. Martha Young, Frost; Mrs. Clara Toten,
Dawson; Mrs. Alice Strickland, Dallas; Mrs. Annie Holloway and Mrs. Sue Dell
Webb, both of Corsicana, and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Pallbearers will be A. W. Green, Jr., Laverne Green, Collin Green, Jack Slater,
Harvey Slater and Leonard French.
Corley will direct.
Mrs. Ruth Green
Rites Held Friday Afternoon
FROST, Texas, April 18 - (Spl) Mrs. Ruth Searcy Green, aged 69 years, of this
community died in the Navarro Clinic in Corsicana Thursday. Funeral services
were held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Brushie Prairie church. The
rites were conducted by Rev. Herring of Dawson and Rev. F. T. Fisher of Mertens.
Burial was in the
Brushie Prairie cemetery.
Surviving are her husband, G. I. (Ike) Green, Frost; a brother, C. R. Slater,
Frost, and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Nephews were pallbearers.
McCormick's Funeral Service directed.
Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX
G. I. May 29, 1881 - June 5, 1951
Ruth S. Feb 19, 1878 - Apr. 17, 1947
In Loving Memory