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Herman Alston Greene

August 1, 1933 ~ February 10, 2024 (age 90) 90 Years Old

Herman Greene Obituary

Herman Alston Greene passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2024. 

A Celebration of Life

“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.” Psalm 116:15

Herman Alston Greene of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina passed away peacefully on February 10, 2024, at the age of 90 surrounded by his children.

Herman was born on August 1, 1933, to Anna Bell Sherald in Georgetown, South Carolina. Herman became a member of Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church in Georgetown, South Carolina at an early age.

Herman graduated from Howard High School in Georgetown, South Carolina in 1952. After graduation, he enlisted in the United States Army. Upon returning from the armed forces, he attended Benedict College in Columbia, South Carolina where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Education.

In 1956 he met and married the love of his life, Janie Bell Iszard. Through this union, they were blessed with three children, Hermione, Isa Pearl and Herman Jr.

Herman dedicated his life to nurturing his family and excelled as a dedicated husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He continued that nurturing spirit as an educator in the classrooms of Horry County for over 33 years. Herman is preceded by his wife of 59 years, Janie Bell, and a grandson Kendrick.

Herman’s legacy is carried on by his children, Hermione (Lee) of Daphne Alabama; Isa Pearl and Herman Jr. of Columbia, South Carolina; grandchildren, Lee Jr. of Daphne, Alabama, Destiny Greene of Columbia, South Carolina; great granddaughter, Hannah Cunningham of Akron Ohio; sister-in-law, Brenda Bright of Mobile, Alabama; brother-in-law, Lamar (Annie) Iszard and a host of loving nieces, nephews, and devoted relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, February 17, 2024, at Mt. Olive AME Church.  Interment will follow at Pine Island Community Cemetery.  There will be a viewing from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Friday, February 16, 2024, at  Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory, Myrtle Beach Chapel.

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February 16, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory
1212 Carver Street
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Funeral Service
February 17, 2024

11:00 AM
Mt. Olive AME Church
1108 Carver St
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

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Interment Following the Funeral Service
February 17, 2024

Pine Island Community Cemetery
401 Ronald McNair Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

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