WHITWELL — Charles Richard Green, 84 passed away Monday, March 11, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Icie Green; grandson, Chris Clarkson; granddaughter, Ansley Springer; sister, Mary Green; son-in-law, Joe Clarkson. Mr. Green was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church, the Holiday Ramblers Club for over 30 years and retired corporate pilot for McKee Foods. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. Those left to cherish his memories are his wife of 45 years, Bettie Higgins Green, of Whitwell; two daughters, Dale Springer and Debbie Clarkson, of Atlanta, Ga.; five grandchildren, Kelly (Chris) Summers, Alyson Rizk, Dr. David (Anita) Springer, Jason Foster, Derek Clarkson; six great-grandchildren, Emori, Haley, Fiona, Penney, John Thomas, and Cady; sister, Lenora (Bill) Worley; brother, Billy Green; sister and brother-in-law Alma and Jeff Webb; brother-in-law, Carl Higgins; special friends, Bob and Delores Thomson. Family will receive friends 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Graveside services will be at the Chattanooga National Cemetery on Thursday, March 14, 2019, at 11:30 Central time with Pastor Rob Snyder officiating. Share photos and memories at www.whitwellmemorialfuneralhome.com Arrangements are by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. (423)658-7777.