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Clergyman , educator

Charles Jerome Greene, American clergyman, educator. Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1918.; Mason, Woodman.

Background

Greene, Charles Jerome was born on July 23, 1867 in Barnwell County, South Carolina, United States. Son of William Holland and Florence Virginia (Heath) Greene.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Arkadelphia (Arkansas) Methodist College, 1894. Vanderbilt University, 1899-1901, Bachelor of Divinity, 1917. Doctor of Divinity, Hendrix College, 1919.

Career

June 29, 1892 (died July 7, 1919). Children—Verna Jerome (deceased), Ruby Caroline (deceased), Charles Jerome. Married second, Irma Frances Funk, December, 1920;Katherine.

Ordained ministry Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1895. Pastor, Washington, Arkansas, 1895-1897, Mena, Arkansas, 1898-1899, Fordyce, Arkansas, 1902-1903. Head department of English, Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas, 1904-1925, acting president, 1920-1921, vice-president and head of department of religion, 1925-1941, retired 1941, now vice-president and professor emeritus.

Formerly secretary Little Rock Annual Conference and editor of its annual. Member National Association Bible Instrs., Society Biblical Study and Research.

Membership

Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1918. Mason, Woodman.

Connections

Married Euella Pettus.; married second, Irma Frances Funk, December, 1920. Children: Verna Jerome (deceased), Ruby Caroline (deceased), Charles Jerome.

father:
William Holland Greene

mother:
Florence Virginia (Heath) Greene

spouse:
Euella Pettus

spouse:
Irma Frances Funk

child:
Verna Jerome Greene (deceased)

child:
Ruby Caroline Greene (deceased)

child:
Charles Jerome Greene