(MABLETON, Ga.) The funeral for Barbara Jean Lovvorn Green, 86, of Mableton, Ga., will be Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Smyrna Baptist Church, Newell, Ala., with the Rev. David Daniel officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church from 10:00-11:00 AM on Saturday before services begin.

Mrs. Green passed away Thursday, Sept. 30, at Tranquility Hospice in Austell, Ga.

An Alabama native, Mrs. Green was born Feb. 21, 1935, the daughter of George and Edna Rice Lovvorn. She was Baptist by faith and worked as an operator for BellSouth.

Survivors include her two sons, Gary Green of Mableton and Martin Green (Barbara) of Hiram, Ga.; granddaughter, Amber Kaleta; and two great-granddaughters, Ashlan Kaleta and Grace Kaleta. Mrs. Green was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Hulen Green; and two brothers, Cleve Lovvorn and Larry Lovvorn.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.

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