Preston Almond Greene, 81 passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2021 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayeteville.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, February 4, 2021 at Butler Funeral Home Chapel in Stedman, officiating will be Rev. J.D. Tew and Rev. David Taylor. Burial will follow at Mill Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Roseboro.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 1:50 PM Thursday at the funeral home prior to the service.
Preston was born in Sampson County to the late Perdie and Annie Greene. He is also preceded in death by his son, William Preston Greene; and a sister Annie Grace Mixon.
Preston was in the National Guard for 29 years, a Volunteer Fireman with Bethany Fire Department for 34 years, and he retired from Good Year. He was also a member of Freedom Biker church. He loved motorcycles and enjoyed dirt track racing, but most of all he loved his family.
He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Brenda G. Greene of the home; sons, Jeffery Keith Greene & wife, Amanda of Fayetteville, and Anthony Scott Greene of Raleigh; daughter, Tammy Denise Smith & husband, Dean of Lexington, SC; brothers, Bobby C. Greene & wife, Gaile of Clinton and Benny Ray Greene & wife, Pam of Roseboro; sisters, Sylvia Greene Faircloth & husband, Manley of Roseboro and Helen Greene Christie of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Kaitlyn of Dawsonville, GA, Lauren of Fayetteville, Cameron of Lexington, SC, and Taylor, Will, Harrison & Samuel all of Raleigh; and great-grandchildren, Bennett and Avalynn.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Preston's memory to Freedom Biker Church Building Fund, 455 Rock Hill Road, Fayetteville, NC 28312.
Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 6535 Clinton Road, Stedman, NC 28391.
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