The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

August 24, 2009

Jimmy L. Greer

Jimmy L. Greer, 69, a loving and caring husband, father and grandfather, passed away Saturday morning August 22, 2009.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at Mary Queen of Heaven of Malakoff, Texas. Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery of Cayuga, Texas.

Arrangements are under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Athens, Texas

He was preceded in death by his father, James Greer; mother, Birdie King; stepfather, Homer King; and brother, Gene Greer.

Survivors include his loving wife, Marie Greer of Tennessee Colony; daughters, Sheila Sibille and husband Billy of Lafayette, La. and Michaela Greer of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Justin Knowles, Lindsie Knowles of Palestine; and stepgranddaughter ,Allison of Opelousas, La.; sister, Jannelle Tucker and husband Earl of Austin; and numerous friends and extended family.

Flowers are welcome but it has been suggested that donations may be made in Jimmy’s honor to Palestine Cancer Center or the Hospice of East Texas Center.