Date of Birth: October 21, 1942
Date of Death: May 22, 2020
Christopher C. Green was born on October 21st, 1942 in Quincy Florida to Jasper and Alzora Green (both deceased). Chris went home on 05/22/2020 at Sun Choice West in Sun West City Arizona. Chris's first love was God followed by his family. He met and married the love of his life, Gollie Reece and they were blessed with three sons, Chris Green Jr. (deceased), Oscar Green, Dorell Green and three daughters, Debra Bell, Malinda Askew and Codella Dickerson along with a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family. He loved watching sports, his favorite being football. Chris was a die hard Miami Dolphins fan. He attended the University of Southern Colorado where obtained his Bachelors in Social Work (cum laude). He enjoyed working on cars and helping his friends and family with whatever repairs they needed. He spent 23.5 years in the Army, retiring as a Master Sergeant at Fort Carson, CO. He then went to work for the Colorado Department Of Corrections and retired from there after 19 years as a Sergeant. He was an Associate Minister at Fresh Start Baptist Church and was passionate about his lord and savior. He dedicated many hours to reading the bible and mentoring family and friends. Chris was the youngest of 11 siblings whom proceeded him in death; John Henry Green, Stella May Parrish, Thelma Roberts, Ottis Green, Johhnie Mae Green, James Dean Green, Elizabeth Strickland and Dorothy Saylor. Chris is survived by brother, Jimmie Green.
Services will be held at Best Funeral Services 9380 W. Peoria Ave. Peoria, AZ. 85345. The viewing will be on 06/3/2020 from 3 PM to 4 PM and the service will be 4 PM to 5 PM. The burial will be on 06/04/2020 at The National VA Memorial Cemetery, 23029 N Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix AZ. 85024 10:00 AM.
Christopher C. Green