Mary Lois Greer, 92, of Rogersville, died Saturday in Pensacola, Florida. Mrs. Greer was born November 18, 1924 in Rogersville to the late James Timothy Thornton and Elaine White Thornton. Mrs. Greer was a member of the Eastern Star and First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Rogersville, and a former manager of the Joe Wheeler State Park, Gift Shop.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, with Pat Driskel officiating. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until service time at the church. Burial will be in Ingram Cemetery.
Mrs. Greer's survivors include her daughter, Doris Godwin of Pensacola, Florida; grandson, Greer Godwin of Pensacola, Florida; one brother, Elston Thornton of Athens; two sisters, Robbie Spry of Center Star and Betty Parker of Rogersville; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by parents, Jim and Elaine Thornton; husband, Emmett O. Greer; son-in-law, Rudy Godwin; and brothers Austin Thornton and Jerry Thornton.
Spry Funeral Home, Athens is directing.
Published on October 16, 2017