Becky Greenwood has informed me that my friend and homeroom classmate, David Greenwood, passed away Saturday, March 7. He was surrounded by family and friends at his Harrison, Arkansas home. David had been fighting early onset Alzheimerís and Parkinsonís disease.
A memorial service will be held, hopefully, this Thursday, at Bartlett Baptist Church. A notice will be e-mailed when the arrangements are complete.
David Henry Greenwood Jr., 69, of Harrison, AR died Saturday, March 07, 2015. He was born September 30, 1945 in Memphis, TN, the son of Doris Maxwell Greenwood and David Henry Greenwood, Sr.
David was a veteran of the Vietnam War where he served in the U.S. Navy, a graduate of Memphis State University, and retired from Chrysler Corporation. David was married, a father of 3 children, 2 step children, and a proud grandfather.
David is survived by his wife Becky of Harrison; his daughter Teresa Green of Thompsonís Station, TN, son in law Jason, grandsons Wyatt, Cooper and Garrett, his son Michael Greenwood of Oakland, TN, daughter in law Jamie, and granddaughters Karsyn and Kyleigh, his son Bobby Greenwood of Thompsonís Station TN, daughter in law Pam, and grandsons Cole and Nolan, his stepson Randall Robinson of Parthenon AR, daughter in law Libby, grandson Justin Lane and wife Kristina, great granddaughters Avery and Emery, step daughter Cristi Johnson of Harrison, AR, and son in law Charles, his sister Martha Graham of Newport Beach CA and brother in law Al, and many other family and friends. David was preceded in death by his parents and granddaughter Rylee.
Celebrations of Life will be held on Tuesday, March 10th at Parthenon First Baptist Church in Parthenon, AR at 6pm, and on Wednesday, March 11th at Bartlett Baptist Church in Bartlett, TN at 11am.
In lieu of flowers the family request you donate to Legacy Hospice, The Wounded Warrior Project, Parkinsonís Foundation, or Alzheimerís Association.
September 30th, 2005 was David Greenwood's 60th birthday. A surprise party was held at his home on October 1st. Many friends and family were there to share in the celebration. Pictured are David and wife Becky, and David with his two oldest grandsons assisting in the gift opening, Wyatt and Cooper.