Rhonda Leslie Corwin Greene, age 46, of Poors Ford Road, Rutherfordton, died Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Rutherford Regional Medical Center following a sudden illness. She was born in Rowan County, North Carolina and is a daughter of Doyle R. Corwin and Joyce Smith Corwin of Forest City. Leslie was an active member of Crestview Baptist Church where she and her husband are custodians of the church. In her youth, she attended Spencer Elementary School in Rowan county and when her family moved to Rutherford County she attended Harris Elementary School and later graduated from Chase High School. Leslie was awarded the Gold Award from the Girl Scouts of America. She worked at Spindale Elementary School Pre-School Department and was devoted to working with special needs children.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Bruce Lane Greene of the home, three sons, Ryan Greene and wife Brittany of Forest City, Joshua Greene and wife Melissa of Pinehurst, NC, and Aaron Greene of Rutherfordton, two brothers, Jeff Corwin of Traverse City, MI, Greg Corwin of Flowery Branch, GA, and sister, Cheryl Heatherly of Forest City and her beloved grandchild, Meredith Greene.
Funeral services will be held at four o'clock Monday, April 17, 2017 in the Crestview Baptist Church with Reverend Kevin Rohm and Reverend Michael Ruff officiating. Visitation will follow the service at the church on Monday. Memorials may be made to Crestview Baptist Church, 630 S. Church Street, Forest City, NC 28043. The Padgett and King Mortuary is in charge of arrangements and an online guest registry is available at www.padgettking.com
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Bruce, I was saddened to hear about Leslie's passing. Just wanted to let you know that I am thinking of you my brother and praying for your family.
Rev. Bryan Ezell
Submitted by bryan ezell on Apr 17 2017 08:41:35 AM
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Bruce,Ryan,Josh, and Aaron,
I was shocked to hear of Leslie's passing . She was such a sweet spirited person. May God surround you with His love at this time . She loved her family very much ! Praying for you all .
Submitted by Debbie Waters on Apr 16 2017 09:53:07 PM
Bruce we are so sorry for your loss.We will be thinking of you and your family.Prayers
Submitted by Mike and Babe Carver on Apr 16 2017 07:02:23 PM
Bruce, Thank you for calling and letting me know of Leslie's sudden passing. They had her name as Rhonda in the Shelby Star. I would have never known. Please know that you and the boys have been on my mind constantly since your call. I pray for peace and understanding for all of you.
Submitted by Vickie Whitfield on Apr 16 2017 05:19:43 PM
Always had a smile and made me laugh when I saw her. I know her family and school coworkers will miss her greatly.
prayers for peace and understanding,
Allyson Bradley (prek coworker)
Submitted by allyson bradley on Apr 16 2017 05:08:07 PM
We are so sorry for your loss. We can't express in words the heartfelt sympathy we feel for you and your family. She touched many and her memory will live on in your hearts. Praying for strength and comfort
Submitted by Don Annette Buchanan on Apr 16 2017 03:32:58 PM
Bruce, just want you to know we are here, thinking and praying for you and your family. Jeff & Michele
Submitted by Jeffrey McHone on Apr 16 2017 12:11:06 AM
Bruce, thank you for calling to let me know about Leslie's home-going; I will do my best to be there Monday. I will always treasure great memories of Leslie. Know that I am praying for you and the family.
Submitted by Dr. Calvin Bolton on Apr 15 2017 09:43:20 PM
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