Evelyn (Smith) Green, age 84, of Lawrenceville, GA died Sunday, June 1, 2008 at the Gwinnett Medical Center after an extended illness. She is survived by her devoted husband of 62 years, T.W. Green, Lt. Col. USMCR (Retired); Son and Daughter-in-law, Terry Wayne and Danette Green of Lawrenceville; Daughter, Valerie Green Grasso of Woodstock; Son and Daughter-in-law, James Frank and Laura Green of Macon; 5 Grandchildren, Taylor Green, Allison Cregger; Ryan Grasso, Whitley Green, and Shelley Green. Numerous Nieces and Nephews. Mrs. Green was born on December 11, 1923 in Lawrenceville, GA growing up in the New Hope Community of Gwinnett County as one of 12 children. She was a Lawrenceville High School graduate of the Class of '40. In her early years she served as a Typist for the Gwinnett County Clerk of the Court and worked in the Rationing Office during World War II. She served as a Welfare Worker and Social Case Worker for the Gwinnett County Department of Family and Children Services where she retired after many years of service. She was a member of the United Daughters of the Confederacy and served as Part-time President of the Stonewall Jackson Chapter. Mrs. Green served as a Boy Scout Leader, Girl Scout Leader and attended many school functions over the years with her husband, T.W. watching her three children and 5 grandchildren participate in various school activities. She was very active in the Gwinnett County Historical Society. She also loved her flowers, enjoyed working in the garden, and especially sharing her flowers and T.W.'s tomatoes with family and friends. Her most satisfying and rewarding jobs were being a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many. The Service Celebrating the Life of Evelyn Green will be held Wednesday, June 4, 2008, at 11:00 A.M. at the Tom M. Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with Rev. Sheri Smith officiating. Entombment will follow at Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Gifts may be made to the American Heart Association (1101 Northchase Parkway, Suite 1, Marietta, GA 30067) or the Arthritis Foundation (2970 Peachtree Road NW, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30305) in Memory of Evelyn Smith Green. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-963-2411.