Coy Lindon Green, 87, of Savannah, died on Sunday, Oct. 8.
He was the son of the late Carzie Lindon and Louise Anna Hall Green. He was united in marriage to Dorothy Jean Hutchens, who survives.
Mr. Green attended Faithpointe in Adamsville, and was an original founder of Christian Life Center in Savannah. He served his country in the United States Army and was a Mason. Before he was self-employed as a water slide manufacturer, he worked at General Motors and owned an excavation company in Michigan and a Ready Mix company in Henderson, Tennessee. He also co-founded and owned Morning Star Manufacturing in Crump.
In addition to his wife Dorothy, he is survived by his sons, Chris Green and David Plunk, both of Crump; brothers, John Henry Green of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee and Charles Green of Sardis; sisters, Ann Ross of Saltillo, Jewel Williams of Flint, Michigan, and Margaret Pinkley of Memphis; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Richard Keith Green; and his sisters, Ruth Massengill, Mary Smith and Susan Green.
Services were held on Tuesday, Oct. 10, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with Elijah Collard officiating. Burial followed in Crump Cemetery.