Marian Marie Greene, 91 of Ripley, passed away December 27, 2019 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, following a long illness.

She was born January 4, 1928 in Fairplain, a daughter of the late Luther and Ivy Braham Rhodes. She was a 1946 graduate of Ripley High School. Marie was a Homemaker and farmer and worked as a cook for 20 years at Cedar Lakes. She was a member of the Ripley Baptist Temple. Marie loved quilting and gardening.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Ray Greene; brothers, Luther Rhodes Jr., Ernest Rhodes, Leon Rhodes and Carl Rhodes; sisters Ruby Parsons, Velma Landis and Mae Randolph

She is survived by her son James Ray Greene and his wife Robin; daughter Mildred Faye Greene; brother James Wendall “Dusty” Rhodes; sister Hazel Randolph; grandchildren Amanda Kukuk, Julie Ludwick, Jamie Greene and Lindsay Greene.

Funeral Service will be 1:30 pm Monday, December 30, 2019 at the Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley, with Pastor Rick Perrine officiating. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Given. Friends may call from 5 to 7 pm Sunday and one hour prior to the service on Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the Mountaineer Spina Bifida Camp, 218 Flintlock Road,  Charleston, WV 25314 |

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