Zaneis - Funeral services for Mr. Arthur Warren Greene, 61, of Zaneis, are scheduled for 2:00 PM Sunday, June 6, 2021 at Alexander Gray Funeral Home Chapel of Healdton with Pastor David Daniel officiating. Interment will follow at Cornish Cemetery in Ringling.
Arthur was born on Dec. 16, 1959 at Poteau, OK to the late Mr. Joe Allen Greene and Mrs. Patricia Ellen (Sinclair) Greene. He departed from this life on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at a healthcare facility in Dallas, TX.
Arthur was raised primarily at Healdton where he graduated from High School in 1978. He initially gained employment at Halliburton as a machinist until entering college in 1982. Arthur attended college at East Central University and later graduated from Oklahoma State University with an engineering degree.
Arthur had a great admiration for Airplanes and woodworking. He had an eye for advanced mechanical engineering, working for GE aeronautics division and SAI, where he developed several patented mechanical components that are still in production. He also had a great love for music and was an avid drummer.
Arthur's career made him a resident of Houston for a number of years until he reunited with an old friend from grade school, Susan (Smith) Means. They were married on March 19, 2013, making their home in Zaneis. Arthur gained local employment at Michelin Tire Plant of Ardmore as an engineer, where he loved working for as long as his health allowed.
His parents, Joe Greene and Patricia Stephenson, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his loving wife, Susan of the home; daughter, Chelsea Greene and spouse James Litchfield of Houston; son, Joshua Greene and spouse Megan Gosselin of Seattle, WA; stepson, Casey Means of Zaneis; sister, Gayle Molander and husband Mike of Oklahoma City; brother, Allen Greene of Healdton; granddaughter, Ramona Patricia Murawski; numerous other family and friends.
Casket bearers are Casey Means, Cameron Greene, Jed Greene, Terry Greene, Brad Molander and Kevin Molander.
Honorary bearers are "Fellow Percussionist of 1974 to 1978 Healdton High School Band members ".
Family visitation will be held from 6 pm to 8 pm Saturday evening at Alexander Gray Funeral Home of Healdton.
Condolences may be sent online at www.alexanderfuneralhome.org
Posted online on June 06, 2021