Sylvia Ann Green

Born: Sun., Jul. 28, 1957
Died: Mon., Dec. 12, 2016


Memorial Service

3:00 PM Sat., Dec. 17, 2016
Location: Adams-Buggs Funeral Service ~ Etowah Chapel


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Sylvia Ann Green was born in Gadsden, Alabama on July 28, 1957 to the union of Irene Cook and John Willie Green.   

Sylvia was educated in the Gadsden City School System graduating from Gadsden High School with the Class of 1975.

She confessed her faith in Christ and united with Gadsden Seventh Day Adventist Church, where she enjoyed going to worship with her son, Darryl.

Sylvia worked for a number of years in retail, the longest was with Marvin’s Home Improvement here in Gadsden. She worked in retail all of her life until her health began to fail.

After an extended illness, Sylvia peacefully rested her soul to be in the arms of Jesus.

She was preceded in death by her sibling, Anthony Green.  Sylvia leaves her most cherished memories to her loving children, Shayla Smith, Darryl Green, Lachara Green; grandson, Braylon Green; siblings, Sylvester Lamar (Dollicia) Green, Anthony Cook, Michael (Patricia) Cook, Juanita Gilliam, Freddie Lott, Kory Brown, Jada Brown, all of Gadsden, Annie Hughs, San Francisoc, CA, Earnest Cook, Sr. (Sheri), Dayton, OH, Ricky Cook, Jamaica Queens, NY and many special friends and loved ones.

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vanessa traylor
   Posted Wed December 14, 2016
My prayers to the Family. I will miss you Sylvia Green. Fly High in Jesus name...you've received your wings.

Jacqueline Baker
   Posted Thu December 15, 2016
I am truly sorry for the loss of your loved one, Sylvia. We were once neighbors in North Gadsden. Sylvia was a very sweet and dear person. At the end of each life is a legacy of love and memories. Hold tight to those memories…. Lean on each other for support. And look to God’s Word, the Bible, for comfort and strength. 1 Peter 5:7 encourages; “Throw all your anxiety on him, because he cares for you.”

Jeanetta Graham
   Posted Fri December 16, 2016
Words fall short of expressing my sorrow. But praying for peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.

Leslie Willis
   Posted Fri December 16, 2016
May every sunrise hold more promise, every moonrise hold more peace

Gelaine Fleetwood-Kelley
   Posted Tue December 20, 2016
You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Frederick Green ( JW.org )
   Posted Wed December 28, 2016
I am very sorry for the loss of your beloved, Sylvia. Please know that God is aware of your pain and he cares for you. (2 Corinthians 1:3,4) . I pray that you are able to find comfort in God's promise of paradise where there will be no more pain and sorrow (Revelation 21:4,5)  and the many wonderful  memories of your beloved becoming a reality in the future  resurrection in paradise.  (Acts 24:15). Please accept my sincere condolences.

Joy
   Posted Wed January 18, 2017
I am so very sorry to learn about the death of your loved one Sylvia. I know that this is a difficult time for you but rest assured our loved ones are only sleeping. Soon they will come back to life by means of the resurrection. John5:28-29 What a wonderful time that will be! I pray that the many fond memories of Sylvia will provide the needed comfort and that you will know how much others care and share your pain. How good to know that our loved ones are only sleeping! Yes, soon they will live again by means of the resurrection made possible by Jesus Christ. John3:16 All glory to Jehovah and his son Jesus Christ!

Sandra Houser Montgomery
   Posted Thu May 16, 2019
I am so sorry to recently learn about the death of my high school friend. We lost touch over the years, but I will cherish the fun we had during our high school years at Gadsden High. To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. Sylvia was a sweet person. I’m praying for the family’s peace and comfort.

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