Joseph “Joe Turkey” Green, 65, a native of Franklin and a resident of Patterson, died Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:20 p.m., at Patterson Healthcare.
Visitation will be Saturday, April 26, at Good Hope Baptist Church in Patterson, from 11 a.m. until funeral service at 1 p.m. Burial will be in the Shield Cemetery in Patterson, officiating by the Rev. Patrick Jones.
Joseph was a veteran of the United States Army. The East St. Mary Funeral Squad will perform at graveside.
Joseph leaves to cherish his memories two stepsons, Dennis Perry Jr. of Stockton, California, and Dwayne Perry of Oakland, California; a daughter, Mrs. Dana (Tamara Green) Williams Sr. of San Leandro, Georgia; three stepdaughters, LaDarrellinique Butler of Alexandria, Sundrea Butler and Jamie Butler, both of Patterson; three brothers, Albert Green Jr., of Antelope, California, Robert Green of Franklin and David Green of Hayward, California; two sisters, Doretha Green of Hayward, California and Leether Polar of Seagoville, Texas; 12 grandchildren; two goddaughters and a host of relatives and friends.
Mr. Green was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, and two sisters.
Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City/ Franklin/ Jeanerette/ Houma is in charge of arrangements. Visit www.jones-funeral-home.com to send condolences to the family.