James L. Green, 72 of Eaton, Ohio died Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at his residence. Born on May 25, 1944 in Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana he was the son of the late Gus B. & Nellie (Camden) Green. James was a 1963 graduate of Boston High School in Boston, IN and was a Vietnam War veteran serving in the U.S. Army. He had been employed at P.R.C. in Richmond, IN for 20 years and retired in 2014 from the Henny Penny Corporation in Eaton after over 25 years of service. Member of the New Hope United Methodist Church; V.F.W. Post in Richmond and was a Board Member for the L & M Products in Eaton, OH for several years.
Preceded in death by a brother: Donald L. Green in 1990; sisters: Ruth Wilkinson and Bettie Hutchings.
Survived by wife of 46 years: Sandra "Sue" (Allen) Green; daughter: Jean Renee Green of Eaton, OH; brother: Benford "Ben" Green of Richmond, IN.
Family will receive friends on Monday, February 6, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Barnes Funeral Home 220 East Main Street Eaton, OH. The Funeral Service will be 1:00 pm at the funeral home with Rev. Rodney Dunn officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery Gratis, Ohio. Military Honors will be provided by the Preble County Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be made to L & M Products 1407 North Barron Street Eaton, Ohio 45320. Condolences may be sent to the family via the Web site at www.barnesfuneralhome.com
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