Charlene Greene: June 10, 2017

Published 9:43 am Monday, June 12, 2017

AMERICUS — Mrs. Charlene Greene, age 55, of Americus, Ga., died Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Phoebe Sumter Medical Center. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Greater Vision Baptist Church. The Rev. Rhys Key will officiate. Interment will follow at the Oglethorpe City Cemetery in Oglethorpe, Ga. A visitation will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Aldridge Funeral Services and at other times at the residence of Sandra and Glenn Pickle, 159 Barnes Road, Americus, Ga. 31719.

Mrs. Charlene Greene was born Aug. 31, 1961, in Atlanta, Ga., daughter of the late Joe Frank Wisham and the late Adrant Virginia Felker Wisham. Mrs. Charlene was a member of Greater Vision Baptist Church.

Survivors include: one son, Thomas Frederick Smith III (Stephanie) of Tavares, Fla.; one sister, Sandra Pickle (Glen) of Americus, Ga.; a sister-in-law, Lavern Wisham; and five grandchildren, Thomas Frederick Smith IV, Jagger Ethan Thomas Smith, Emma Whitby, Jamaica Whitby and Chloe Whitby, all of Tavares, Fla.

Mrs. Greene was preceded in death by a brother Randol Wisham.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Next Step Care, 10 S Broad St., Butler GA 31006 and to Phoebe Sumter Hospice, P.O. Box 1434, Americus GA 31709.

Aldridge Funeral Services, 612 Rees Park, Americus, Ga., is in charge of  of arrangements. To sign the online guestbook and express your condolences to the family, go to