Eddie Curtis Greer

Eddie Greer

On January 12, 2016 God called Eddie Curtis Greer to his eternal resting place.

    On December 19, 1928 in Wharton, Texas, the Lord blessed the union of Clarence and Eliza Jane Hicks Greer with a son, whom they named Eddie Curtis Greer. He was the oldest of nine children.

    Eddie is preceded in death by parent; loving wife, Callie Greer of 56 years; daughter, Shirley Ann Greer; stepmother, Girlee Greer; brothers, Robert C. Greer, Julius C. Greer, Clarence Greer and sister, Mary E. Greer.

    Eddie leaves to cherish his memories to his children, Betty (Roosevelt) Richard, Michael Greer, Shelia George Joseph (Dwight), Denise Quarterman, Tonyia (Leroy) Purdy, Raymond (Rita) Allen, LeNora August, Vera Cooper (Douglas) and Wanda Faye Praylor; sister, Lee Jane Maddox; sister-in-law, Josie Lee Maxie, and brothers, Edward Brooks, Ben Brooks, Wilford Greer, and brother-in-law, Earl Maxie.  He also leaves his memories to 20 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbors and friends.

    Visitation will be held from 10-11:00a.m. Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Rising Star Baptist Missionary Baptist Church 302 N. Oak St, Texas City, TX 77591.  Funeral Services will be at 11:00a.m.  His final resting place will be at Hayes Grace Memorial Park in Hitchcock, TX.