Gertrude Rutherford GreenJune 2, 1922 ~ May 21, 2017 (age 94)
Ms. Gertrude Rutherford Green was born June 2, 1922 into the union of the late Mr. Willie Malloy and Mrs. Rosa Alice Gray.
Ms. Green attended the public schools of Houston County, but did not graduate. However, she was determined and eventually earned her GED through a program at the Southside Elementary School in Elko, Georgia. She retired from Robins Air Force Base as a custodian and worked as a cook at 20th Century Restaurant in Warner Robins, Georgia for over forty years. She joined the Haynesville Baptist Church in Houston County at an early age.
She took her flight home, Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the Navicent Medical Center in Macon, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her son, Esau Lane, and grandson Rodney D. Spivey.
Ms. Green leaves to cherish her memory: Four daughters; Rosa Johnson and Roberta G. Spivey of Hawkinsville. GA, Rasheema Green of Warner Robins, GA and Alberta Milton (Jimmy) of Miami, FL; Special granddaughters; Melissa West of Perry, GA and Shyterria Frederick of Hawkinsville, GA, Grandsons; Edwin D. Green of Hawkinsville, GA., Terrance L. Green, Sr. of Unadilla, GA, Rafe K. Green of Cochran, GA, Tracy D. (Stephanie) Spivey of Perry, GA., Eight great grandchildren; Leondrus "Kite" Brown of Hawkinsville, GA., Ramaad Green of Macon, GA,, Marquis Brown and Michael Robinson, both of Warner Robins, GA., Craig (Tawana) Battle of Brunswick , GA., Dontarrious Thomas of Minnesota, Terrance Scott of Hawkinsville, GA., and Terrance L. Green, Jr. of Unadilla, Ga.; Special Friends; Millicent Billings, Geraldine Colson and Erma McGill, 15 Great Great Grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.