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Vernal W. "Bud" Green

Monday, June 10, 2013

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Vernal W. "Bud" Green, 80, of Worthington, passed away at 2:45 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at IU Health Bloomington, Hospice House surrounded by his loving family.

Bud was born Feb. 22, 1933 in Greene County to Leonard and Gladys (Hill) Green.

He was a retired farmer, and his passion was Chevy trucks and John Deere tractors. He was a member of Worthington Christian Church and had been a Bible School teacher.

Bud is survived by his wife of 60 years, Phyllis (Calvert) Green, Worthington; two sons, Mark (Kathy) Green, Terre Haute and Denny (Denise) Green, Worthington; five grandchildren, Jessica Green, Bethany (Tyler) Allen, Lucas Green, Dustin (Jenny) Green and Corey (Sara) Green; six great grandchildren, Kinley, Whitney, Morgan, Haylee, Malachi and Isaiah, his grandchildren and great grandchildren were the joy of his life; two sisters, Rosemary Green, Linton and Dorothy Welch, Terre Haute.

Bud was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Chauncey and Bernard Green, a sister, Thelma Green.

Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington at 11 a.m. on Wednesday with Cliff Gano officiating.

Friends may call at Welch & Cornett 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, and 10 a.m. on Wednesday until time of service.

Burial will be in Worthington Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to St. Jude Children's Hospital.

Online condolences for the family can be made at welchcornett.com .