Mr. Joseph Pierce “J.P.” Greer, 88, of Fulton died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton.
Graveside services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Friday at Obion County Memorial Gardens near Union City. Brother Paul Adams will officiate.
There will be no visitation and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery at 2:00 p.m. on Friday.
Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Family will serve as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, the family asked that memorials be sent to First Baptist Church - Building Fund, 115 2nd St., Fulton, Ky. 42041 or charity of donors choice.
Mr. Greer was born May 18, 1925, in Hickman County, Ky., son of the late Jewell and Virginia (Walker) Greer. He married Dorothy Sue (Mosley) Greer May 19, 1951. She survives. He retired after 45 years with the former Illinois Central Railroad as a conductor and was a member of First Baptist Church in Fulton. He also served in the Army during WW II.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Kay and Mike Britt of Wingo; two sons and daughter-in law, Eddie Joe and Collette Greer of Union City and Greg Greer of Murray; five grandchildren, April Britt of Union City, Joseph Britt of Wingo, Ean Cross Greer of Martin, Audrey Caroline Greer of Nashville and Garrett Wells of Union City; two great grandchildren, Christopher Jordan Britt - Pannell of Fulton and Hannah Elizabeth Pannell of Union City and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by three sisters and five brothers.
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