He was born March 14, 1946, to the late Jimmy Lee and Leola Lee Green in Shreveport, La.
He had been an underwater welder for Brown & Root.
Survivors include his wife, Sherry Ann Stephens Green of Scottsboro; children: Michael Lee Buttrey, Christy Elaine Hudgins, Kenneth Dewayne (Valorie) Green, all of Cleveland, Donald Lee (Lisa) Green Jr. and Samuel Dale (Tabatha) Green of Scottsboro; 15 grandchildren; one expected great-grandchild; siblings: Evelyn Sue Acres of Texas, Raymond Green, Jimmy Green and Henry Green, all of Louisiana.
The memorial service will be held Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. (CT) at Ridgedale Baptist Church in Scottsboro.
Rudder Funeral Home in Stevenson, Ala., is assisting the family with arrangements.