Joan K. Green age 91, went to be with Jesus on April 15, 2021 at Golden Years Retirement Center in Spring City Tennessee. She was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and a member of Mountain View United Methodist Church. She also attended Faith Baptist Church. She was a member of O.E.S. in Dayton, a substitute teacher at Dayton City School for several years, and was also a switchboard operator with South Central Bell, and an Account Manager with Associates Financial Services. She was a loving wife of Jess Green and mother to Jesse (Eddie) Green Jr. and Debbie Fields.
Joan is preceded in death by her husband Jess Green and her parents. Arnold and Cora Thornburg Knight., Two sisters Alberta Pendergrass and Rowena McDowell, Three brothers Hoyal, Harold, and Clyde Knight.
She is survived by her children; Jesse E. (Eddie) Green Jr. of Dayton and daughter Debbie (Kris) Fields of Knoxville; three grandchildren, Lindsey Jordan, Jerica Shepherd, Justin (Melissa) Hopkins; two great grandchildren, June and Cash and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held on Sunday April 18, 2021 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Coulter Garrison Funeral Home with the Rev. Bill Ewing officiating.
The family will receive friends on Saturday April 17, 2021 from 4:00-7:00 PM at Coulter Garrison Funeral Home.
Joan will be laid to rest at Rhea Memory Gardens in Dayton, TN.
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