Green, John "Johnny" Edward

UTC Sports Hall Of Fame Inductee Retired From Associated General Agency

Thursday, April 25, 2019
John Green
John Green
John "Johnny" Edward Green died on April 24, 2019.  He was 81. 
 
A loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend, he was born on Oct. 12, 1937, in West Point, Ms. 
 
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Oliver Green and Margaret Ann Lavenia (Johnson) Green and his brother James Oliver Green. 
 
He was a husband of Janice Hall Green for 59 years.  In addition to his wife, survivors include his sister, Maragaret Ann Cunningham, daughter, Cathy (Green) Clark and her husband Steve, son, John Edward Green, Jr. and his wife Lisa Bloomer Green, and grandchildren, Will Clark, Maria Clark, Lydia Green, Madeline Green, and Mark Green.  
 
John graduated from West Point High School in West Point, Ms.  He graduated from the University of Chattanooga in 1959 where he was a member of Kappa Sigma fraternity, and a member of the football team.  He was a UTC Sports Hall of Fame Inductee, and a Little All-American quarterback.  He played professional football for the Toronto Argonauts, Buffalo Bills, and New York Titans.  He worked for the Associated General Agency insurance company in Chattanooga until he retired.
 
The family will receive family and friends on Sunday, April 28, at 2 p.m. at Church of the Good Shepherd in Brentwood, Tn. 
 
A memorial service will follow at 3 p.m. at the church.
 
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the ALS Foundation or to the charity of your choice.

Hixson, Riley

Hargrove, Eloise

Earl, Jimmie J.


Riley Dial, 91, of Hixson, died on August 24, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn., 423 877-3524, www.lanefh.com . (click for more)

Eloise Hargrove, 88, of Ooltewah, passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Jimmie J. Earl, 83, passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423 622-9995. (click for more)


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Hixson, Riley

Riley Dial, 91, of Hixson, died on August 24, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn., 423 877-3524, www.lanefh.com . (click for more)

Hargrove, Eloise

Eloise Hargrove, 88, of Ooltewah, passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

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