CLEVELAND — Funeral services for Melvin Lee Green, 78, of Cleveland, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 1, at St. Paul MB Church, Cleveland, with the Rev. Fredrick Ford Sr. officiating. He died April 25, 2021, at Bolivar Medical Center, Cleveland. Burial will be at Delta Heights Cemetery, Cleveland, under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Cleveland.
He is survived by his wife, Jurist Green, of Cleveland; sons, Melvin D. Green, of Memphis, Tennessee, and Courtney M. Green, of Jackson; a daughter, Angela M. Green, of Oxford, Alabama; brothers, Roy Green, of Jackson, Paul Green, of Houston, Jimmy Green, of Crystal Springs, and Richard Green, of Chicago; sisters, Katherine Green, of Jackson, Mary Boddie, of Houston, Velma Causey and Dorothy Funches, of Crystal Springs; and seven grandchildren.