Zora Mae Green

Mrs. Zora Mae Mobbs Green

Mrs. Zora Mae Mobbs Green, age 90, of Cedartown, GA, passed away at her residence Monday, June 27, 2022.

Mrs. Green was born on September 27, 1931, to the late Conner Lee Mobbs, Sr., and Annie Mae Gresham Mobbs. She was a graduate of Cave Spring High School.

Mrs. Green was a nurse at Polk General Hospital for 25 years, the First Aid nurse at Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company for 10 years and later worked with Redmond Regional Medical Center. She was a lifetime member of friendship Baptist Church of Cedartown.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. green was preceded in death by her sisters, Sarah George and Estelle Hopkins, and a brother, Conner Lee Mobbs, Jr.

Mrs. Green is survived by her best friend and loving husband of 70 years, John C. Green, Sr., whom she married December 22, 1951; her daughters, Janie Green Carter (Allen), Linda Green Morgan (Randy); her son, John C. Green, Jr.; grandchildren, Johnna Green Owens (Heath), Randall McDowell (Tina), Jason McDowell (Jodie), Michael McDowell, Chris Morgan (Connie), and Carissa Carter Boatner (Eric). Fourteen great-grandchildren as well as a number of loving nieces and nephews also survive.

A Celebration of Life for Mrs. Green will be held on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at 12:00 noon in the chapel of Smith & Miller Funeral Home with Pastor John Moore and Rev. Brandon Crawford officiating. Interment will follow in the family plot of Friendship Baptist Church.

Mrs. Green’s family will receive friends at Smith & Miller Funeral Home Thursday morning from 11:00 a.m. until the service hour.

Pallbearers will include Tony Mitchell, Tim Mitchell, Heath Owens, Randall Green, Danny “Stacks” Mathis and Freddy Giles.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Friendship Baptist Church, P.O. Box 866, Cedartown, GA, 30125.

The staff of Smith & Miller Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Zora Mae Mobbs Green.

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The former Editor of The Polk County Standard Journal and a journalist with more than a decade of experience in Northwest Georgia, Kevin Myrick is the Editor and Publisher of Polk.Today. An Auburn graduate, a short time hire at Washington Post.Newsweek Interactive, he served as a staff writer and video producer at the Rome News-Tribune before spending the past six years at the helm of the paper, and now moves onto his own news outlet.Additionally, he continues to serve as a Polk County Chamber of Commerce board director since 2019, was a graduate of LEAD Polk's Class of 2018, and has helped with several other organizations around the area.