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Rodney Philip Douglas Services for Rodney Philip Douglas were held Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at the Fresh Anointing House of Worship in Montgomery, Alabama, with Bishop Kyle Searcy, officiant. Rodney was born May 17, 1952, in Topeka, KS. His parents preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Karen; six children, 3 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
Charles Green of Grand Prairie, TX was called home with the Lord at the age 65. He was born on January 8, 1953 in Harrison County, TX. He was the oldest of six children. He attended Highland Park High School where he played basketball and graduated in 1971. After high school, he attended Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina, Kansas. He played basketball there as well and graduated class of 1975 with a degree in business.
At Kansas Wesleyan University, he met Gwendolyn Faye Green and they married on December 19, 1972. They had 3 children together and created a beautiful home full of love, support, and encouragement.
Charles began his career in various management roles with Southwestern Bell/AT&T for almost 40 years up to retirement 3 years ago. He was well loved by his co-workers.
He loved to watched basketball and football. He was very serious about his fantasy leagues. He enjoyed barbecuing and traveling the world. He lived well, laughed often, and loved much. With his loving nature, he had the ability to meet people and make them think he knew them for a lifetime. People flocked to him.
Charles is survived by his children, Charles Green Jr., Michael Green, and Whitney Green, and grandchildren. His sisters and brothers, Shirley Lindsey, Pam Owens, Linda Ford, Eugene Green and Willie Green.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.moore-funeralhome.com for the Green family.
SAVE THIS DATE: AUGUST 25, 2018
We will be celebrating our 65th birthdays at Reynolds Lodge, Lake Shawnee. Details coming soon!
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