Victor Arnold "VA" Greene, age 87, of Mt. Gilead, died Monday, December 25, 2017 at Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC.
Mr. Greene was born October 26, 1930 in Montgomery County, the son of the late Victor Alexander and Martha Parnell Greene.
He was retired from Capel Inc. as a Weaver Mechanic for 20 years.
He is survived by children: Connie Martin and husband Doug of Mt. Gilead, Phillip Greene and wife Melinda of Mt. Gilead, Lynn Green and wife Joyce of Troy, Gail Luther and husband Dennis of Troy, and Warren Greene and wife Juanita of Mt. Gilead; 14 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren; one sister Dorothy Cave of Troy. Mr. Greene was predeceased by 3 brothers and 5 sisters.
VA was a kind, hard working man who loved gardening. He was a Ham Radio Operator and enjoyed recreational airplanes as a hobby. He was known as "Mr. fix-it" by all his friends.
The family will receive friends Thursday, December 28, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 819 Mt. Carmel Church Rd., Troy, NC. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 PM with the Rev. Grady Blakely officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with Daniel Luther presiding.
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Pugh-Troy Funeral Home is serving the family.