Mrs. Juanita Mae Key Green, age 84, of Rome, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022, at a local hospital.
Mrs. Green was born on August 14, 1937, in Cleburne County, Alabama. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Jimmie Green, on January 8, 2019, her parents, Rev. Homer Key and Edna Knight Key, sisters, Mrs. Wanda Caldwell and Mrs. Laquieda Joiner, and by her son-in-law, Charles Ely. Mrs. Green was a member of Lindale First Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Shorter College and taught at Pepperell Middle School.
Survivors include her daughter, Mrs. Debbie Ely; son, Randy Green (Sherry) both of Rome; son, Dr. Tim Green (Beth) of Louisville, KY; grandchildren, Kasey Green Brant, Matt Ely (Kathryn), Caroline Lemmer (J.T.), and Madelyn Green, Cardin Shaffer (Hunter), and Mary Kate Green; great grandchildren, Brody William Brant, Stetson Charles Ely, John Allen Ely, and Amelia Grace Ely.
A private service will be held at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel with interment at Floyd Memory Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Angelman Syndrome Foundation at www.angelman.org or mail a check to Angelman Syndrome Foundation, 3015 East New York Street, Ste. A2 #285, Aurora, IL 60504.
Keith Austin, Matt Ely, Brody Brant, Bill Duncan, Ronnie Nichols, Rex Puckett, Michael Mathis, John Green, and Zach Green will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the arrangements.