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1921 Elsie 2011

Elsie Irene Green

August 5, 1921 — June 16, 2011

Elsie Green, 89, of Horse Cave, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2011 at Caverna Memorial Hosptal.

She was born in Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee to the late Sam Rush and Celina Alice Tennessee Bean Rush. Also preceding her in death were her husband, Spalding Green, her son, Timmy Green, grandsons, Terry Thomas and Travis Green, 2 brothers and 3 sisters.

Mrs. Green was a member of Union Light Missionary Baptist Church and was a housekeeper for 20 years for Horse Cave Motel and Scottish Inn.

Survived by

6 Daughters: Willa Dean Jones,(Everett) Valparaiso, In., Barbara Meredith (Kenneth), Mammoth Cave, Sue Thomas, Horse Cave, Gail Srygler (Billy Judd), Bonnieville, Marilyn Crenshaw (Derrell), Cave City, Sheila Means (Shirley), Knoxville, Tn.

Daughter-In-Law: Teresa Green, Horse Cave

25 Grandchildren

38 Great-Grandchildren

15 Great-Great-Grandchildren

Special niece: Thelma Melvin, Horse Cave

Several nieces and nephews


Winn Funeral Home Chapel, Friday, 3 PM - 9 PM, Saturday, 9 AM -9 PM and after 9 AM, Sunday.

Funeral Service

Winn Funeral Home Chapel, Sunday, June 19, 2011 at 1:00 PM with burial in the Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery.

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