Floral 11

Gertrude "GG" (Hayes) Greene

February 22, 1942 ~ September 28, 2021 (age 79)

Obituary Image


Ms. Gertrude “GG” Hayes Greene, 79, passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital in Greensboro.

Gertrude was born on February 22, 1942, in Sampson County. She is preceded in death by her husband Oliver Greene, mother Thelma Lamb, father Jeremiah Swain, step-father William Henry Lamb, brothers Hoisey Lamb and William Lamb Jr., and grandson De’Quantae O’Kelly.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Garland Community Cemetery in Garland.

GG leaves to cherish her memory three children: John Greene (Deena) of Greensboro, NC, Lovely Greene (Anthony) of Durham, NC and Torre Costin (Marii) of Buford, GA; Twelve grandchildren: Shirley Royston and DeWayne Johnson of Durham, NC, Otis Johnson of Fuquay-Varina, NC, TJ, Matthew Bell of Greensboro, NC, Meagan Bell of Washington, DC, Bronson Greene of Orlando, FL, Jaylen Watts, Jasean Watts, Jarryn Watts, Torre Costin II and Taiden Costin of Buford, GA; nine great-grandchildren; five sisters; Evelyn Lamb (Tracy) of North Haven, CT, Edna Hayes and Creola Hayes of Garland, NC, Linda Spearman (JB) of Irvington, NJ, and Patricia Lamb of Newark, NJ; and a host of nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held on Friday, October 15, 2021, from 5:00-8:00 PM at Carter Funeral Home in Garland.

Services provided by Carter Funeral Home, Garland. www.carterfh.com

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gertrude "GG", please visit our floral store.


October 15, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Carter Funeral Home
111 N. Ingold Ave.
Garland, NC 28441

Graveside Service
October 16, 2021

1:00 PM
Garland Community Cemetery, Garland

© 2021 Carter Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy