Rev. Clarence N. Green Sr. “Sonny”


The Rev. Clarence Nathanial Green Sr. “Sonny,” 82, of Cuero passed away Friday, March 7, 2014. He was born April 28, 1931 in Karnes County to Nathanial Green and Deola Smith Green. Clarence married the love of his life, Pearlie Mae Mathis Green, on October 17, 1953.
He is survived by his sons, Ronald Green (Ora) of Cuero, Clarence Green Jr. (Mary) of Hubert, NC., Rufus Green (Tanja) of Cuero, Sam Brown of Victoria, and Tyrone Brown of Yorktown; daughters, Rita Brown of Austin and Hope Brown of Victoria; sisters, Mary Lewis, Jackie Calloway, and Dora Gonzales; brothers, A.B. Green (Patsy), Raymond Green, Sam Green, and Tommy Green (Betty); 20 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
He was proceeded in death by his parents; wife; two brothers; and two sisters.
Visitation will be held Friday, March 14, 2014 from 6 to 8 pm at Little Zion Baptist Church. Services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at L.E. Meador Encampment Grounds with the Rev. Kevin Washington officiating. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery.
Pallbearers include R.A. Mathis III, James Mathis, A.B. Green Jr., Nat Green, Tom Green, and Ronell Green. Honorary pallbearers include Anthony Mathis, Brooker Cross, Alphonso Lowery, Lee Drone, Sidney Battles, and Sonny Griffin.
 Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Bethany Baptist Church.
You may sign the guest book or send condolences at
Freund Funeral Home, 361-275-2343.
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