Mr. Johnny Franklin “Frank” Greer, 83, of Corsicana passed away on Sunday morning, September 17, 2017 at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. He was born on July 21, 1934 in Rice, Texas to Johnny Lee Greer and Elizabeth Grace Greer.
He worked in construction all his life, and carried the title of Best Blade Operator in Texas until he retired in 1999.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Tina Beth (Greer) Fowler.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Eleanor Irene Jacobs Greer; his 3 children, Mary Ann (Greer) Northington and husband Kevin of Corsicana, Terry Dan Greer and wife Alisia of Corsicana, and Kary Nan (Greer) Lewis of Forney; grandchildren, Ronnie Joe Bonner, Jackie (Bonner) Stanbery, Anthony Bray, Jamie (Bray) Reagan, Alvin Mullican, Jarrett Greer, Jason Lewis, and Jennifer (Lewis) Thomasson; thirteen great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.
Visitation with the family will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at Corley Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Calvary Worship Center with Dr. Gary W. Johnson and the Rev. Michael Bedard officiating. Interment will follow in the Hamilton-Beeman cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Randell Jacobs, Michael Jacobs, Jarrett Greer, Jason Lewis, Joe Bonner, Brady Young, and Alvin Mullican. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jake Jacobs, David Jacobs, Fred Jacobs, Bobby Jacobs, and Ray Jacobs.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Calvary Worship Center, 1364 N. Beaton Street, Corsicana, Texas 75110.