Marvene Joyce Green, age 84, of Russellville, Ky., passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at the Hospice House in Bowling Green.

She was born in Muhlenberg County, Ky. on March 9, 1934, to the late Silas and Ruth (Rickard) Jenkins.

She was a member of the Post Oak Baptist Church and a retired inspector with Emerson.

Marvene is preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Marion “Buddy” Green and her half-sister, Ida Brown.

She is survived by her three sons, Sonny Green, Damon “Ricky’ Wright (Debbie) and Danny Joe Wright (Kim) all of Russellville; two daughters, Vicki Shoemake (Earl) and Terri Wright (Glenn) both of Russellville; 13 grandchildren, and 31 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Marvene Joyce Green were conducted Monday, March 11 at 2 p.m. in the Young Funeral Home Russellville Chapel with Bro. Eddie Bigbee officiating. Burial will follow in the Maple Grove Cemetery. Visitation began at the funeral home Sunday, March 10 from 5-8 p.m. and Monday, March 11 from 8 a.m. until service time at 2 p.m.

Pallbearers are Michael Wright, Mark Wright, Josh Wright, Ryan Wright, Corey Wright and Marty Marshall.