68-year-old Carmi resident, Michael Paul Green, died Friday, January 31st. He worked in the oil fields and coal mining, and later at Champion Laboratories in 2008. He served in the United States Air Force (stationed in Turkey) from 1965-1969 and reserve from 1969-1971. He was a member of the American Legion and VFW.
Surviving are his wife Joanne; four children, Ryan Green of Marion, IL, David Green and Chris Green both of Chicago, IL and Alexandra Green of Carmi; and four grandchildren.
Funeral services for Michael Paul Green will be at noon Tuesday, February 4 at the Cook Funeral Chapel in Carmi. Burial with military rites will be in St. Polycarp Cemetery at Carmi.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 4 until the time of service at the Cook Funeral Chapel in Carmi.
Memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans or the American Heart Association.