Ever Lee Greenof Little Rock, AR, 1928 - 2019
EVER LEE GREEN transitioned Wednesday, November 13, 2019. Born June 6, 1928 to the late Solomon and Alice Lee Smith in Bradley, Arkansas, and a lifelong resident of Wrightsville. Ever Lee attended J.C. Cook school, and afterward enrolled in Velvatex School of Cosmetology. She became a Licensed Cosmetologist for over 30 years. Later she built, owned and operated Ever Lee's Cafe' 50 years. Ever Lee committed her life to Christ and became a member of First Baptist Church Higgins for more than 80 years.
She was preceded in death by parents, Solomon and Alice Lee Smith; four brothers, Sol Jr., Will, Charles, and David Smith; two sisters, Leoma Staggers and Geneva Smith; and one granddaughter, Martinza McDowell. Survived by five children: Walter McDowell, Myrle Bunting, Jewell (Robert) Floyd, Geneva Lea, and Everlena (Tony) Owens, all of LR; three brothers; Wardell Smith, Alexander, Ark., Preston (Vivian) Smith, NLR, Ark., and Johnny (Merlene) Smith, Wrightsville, Ark.; four sisters, Carol Igbokidi, Monee, Ill., G. Tina Smith, Wrightsville, Ark., Idelua Smith, The Woodlands, Texas, and Rosetta (William) Toles, LR; numerous grands, great-grands, and great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Viewing, Friday, November 22, 2019, 6-7 p.m. at Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home, 1200 Chester Street, LR. There will also be a viewing on Saturday, 10-11 a.m., before the 11 a.m. funeral service on November 23, 2019, at First Baptist Church Higgins, 9700 Highway 365 So., LR, Ark. Rev. Michael Payne, Pastor. Eulogy by Superintendent Johnny Smith.
Published November 20, 2019
OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
Ruffin & Jarrett
1200 Chester Street, Little Rock, AR