VERA JEAN GREEN

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MOBERLY-Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Jefferson Avenue United Methodist Church for Vera Jean Green, 88, Moberly, who died Sunday, May 10, 2015, at her home with her family by her side. Pastors Jim and Jane Crooks will officiate. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Million Taylor Funeral Homes.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, May 145, at the funeral home in Moberly

Survivors include her grandsons, Tony Green and wife Tonya, Moberly and Tommy Green, Wood River, Ill.; her great-grandchildren, Cody Green, Aaron Green, Corbin Galland, Johnathan Galland, Kaylyn Green and Taylor Green; a brother, Ted Vier and wife Rose, Nevada, Iowa and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Norman Richard Green and a brother, Donald Vier.

Mrs. Green was born April 27, 1927, in Lamar, to Donald and Lena (Whitchurch) Vier. She was a 1945 graduate of Lamar High School. She had been a resident of Moberly for over 40 years and she and her husband were former owners of Western Auto in Moberly. In former years, she worked as a bookkeeper for Wick Building Systems and Bogie Pump. She was a member of Silver Bells, Moose Lodge, American Business Women's Association, Eastern Star of Jefferson City and Jefferson Avenue United Methodist Church, where she was associated with many groups. She also dedicated her time at MRMC as a volunteer.

She married Norman Roy Green on Jan. 1, 1946. He preceded her in death.