Fremont- Herbert Hoover Green, 88, most of all known by "JuneBug" passed away Thursday, December 10, 2020 at Wayne UNC Health Care in Goldsboro.
JuneBug was born in Nash County on November 26, 1932 to the late William McKinley and Dona Manning Green. He was owner and operator of Green's Auto Salvage for over 60 years. He was well known for his kindness and generosity and will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his loving wife, Ethel Barnes Green; three sons, Herbert G. Green and Jerry Lee Green and wife, JoAnn of Eureka; from a previous marriage, Larry Green and wife, Virginia of Zebulon; four daughters, Pamela Ann Green of Eureka, Teresa G. Hill of Fremont, Debbie G. Lassiter and husband, Jeff and Della G. Howard and husband, Richard of Eureka; two brothers, William E. Green and wife, Barbara and Billy Green and wife, Carol of Pikeville; his brother-in-law, Bob Ferrell of Lucama; grandchildren, Michael Hill, Daren Green and wife, Christina, Derek Green, Brandon Lassiter and wife, Sara, Blake Howard and Daphne Evans, Shannon Green, Stacy Green, Dillon Green and Jamie Green and wife, Julie; great-grandchildren, Makynli, Colton, Easton, Adalynn, Sadie, Grayson, Buddy and wife, Lizzie and Ashley and great-great grandchildren, Adaleen, Troy and Faye.
In addition to his parents, JuneBug was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Randy Hill and his sister, Seretha M. Ferrell.
Flowers are welcome or donations may be directed to the Shriner's Children's Hospital, American Diabetes Association or the Alzheimer's Association.
Due to Covid-19, a graveside service will be held at Eureka Cemetery on Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. We ask that all attending practice social distancing and recommend wearing a mask.
The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery and other times at the residence of Jeff and Debbie Lassiter, 386 Turner Swamp Road, Fremont, NC.
The family is in the care of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro.
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