John “Johnnie” Allen Greene

JOHN “JOHNNIE” ALLEN GREENE was born to the late Randolph Allen Greene and Lillie Blanche Hedgepeth Greene on April 7, 1950, in Halifax County, North Carolina. He departed this earthly life and entered the Heavenly realm on Sunday, December 22, 2019, at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Johnnie joined Faith Baptist Church and remained a dedicated member until his health began to decline. He loved being outside working in the yard.

Johnnie dated his teenage sweetheart, Vonnie Richardson, for four years. They then went their separate ways until love brought them back together again. They were united in Holy Matrimony on July 2, 1999, and were blessed with more than twenty years of marriage.

In addition to his parents, Johnnie was preceded in death by his brother, Randolph; and two sisters, Alberta and Beadie Pearl.

Those remaining to forever cherish the precious memories of his life and love are his devoted wife, Vonnie Greene of the home; his son, Jerry Rudd of Hollister, NC; three step-children, Delaney Rudd of Kernersville, NC, Christopher Lynch (Amanda) and Temika Richardson (Deron) all of Hollister, NC; his step-grandchildren, Joseph (Jay), Joshua, Kaylee, and Christopher; his sisters, Carlean Blair of Baltimore, MD, Nettie McGee (Haywood) of Warrenton, NC, Mary O. Richardson of Hollister, NC, Leona Harris (Dan) of Richmond, VA, Ogletree Richardson (Joseph), Bernadette Lee of Warrenton, NC, Joann Richardson (Larry) of Richmond, VA, and Jackie Lynch (Theartis) of Hollister, NC; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, December 28, 2019, in the chapel of the funeral home, 215 US Highway 158, Littleton, NC. Rev. Thomas Richardson will deliver the eulogy, and burial will follow in the Dudley Lynch Cemetery, Hollister, NC. The family will receive friends for one hour prior the funeral time.