Funeral services for T.L. Green, 79, of West Helena, will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at Faith Outreach Church.

Funeral services for T.L. Green, 79, of West Helena, will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at Faith Outreach Church. Pastor Jim Harrison will deliver the eulogy.

Visitation is today from 5 to 7 p.m. in the chapel of Kincaid Community Center. Burial will b Monday, Dec. 11 at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in Cherry Valley. 

T. L. Green was born May 28, 1938 in East St. Louis, Illinois to Leroy and Mary Green.  He later moved to Helena, where he found his calling. He was placed in this town to serve his community and did so as a police officer, sheriff, and police chief. He retired after 27 years in law enforcement. 

Mr. Green received his final assignment on Nov. 29, 2017 with this mission has taken him to a wonderful place where he can rest eternally.

T.L. Green was preceded in death by his parents, Leroy and Mary Green, three brothers, Thomas, Leroy, Jr., and  Fred Green, and a daughter, Stacy Green Branson.  

T.L leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Beatrice Green; five children, Ronnie Green of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Mellony Gaston and Sandra Hardy (James, Sr.), both of Atlanta, Georgia, Timothy Green of Southaven, Mississippi; Tyler Green (Lorene) of Pine Bluff, Shanta Sykes of Washington, Yolanda Grant of Helena, and Robert Grant; a brother, Clarence Green (Sharon) of  Indianapolis, Indiana; two sisters, Argie Green Doublin of Belleville, Illinois and Ollie Vigil Green,of East St. Louis; 15 grandchildren; eight great - grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

Arrangements are entrusted to Kincaid Funeral Services. An online guestbook with more information is available at www.kincaidfuneralservices.com