Louis Earl Green, "aka King Lou", 78, of Topeka, KS was born March 13, 1941 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to Louis Edward Green and Doretha Green (Ledbetter) Muskogee, OK. The Green family moved to Topeka in 1949, and join Truevine Missionary Baptist (Topeka, Kansas) at an early age and truly loved his church family to the very end when he gained his wings on March 10, 2020
After accepting Christ as his Lord and Savior he went on to serve as the Chair of Deacon Board, Treasurer, Choir Member, Choir Director, Male Chorus, Laymen's, and a host of other auxiliaries. He worked for Goodyear and Stormont Vail until he retired. He graduated Topeka High School and attended Washington Elementary.
Deacon Green loved to go fishing, watching his grandchildren and great grandchildren play sports. He loved his family so deeply. If you ever got the privilege to hear him sing "Still have joy" or any other gospel song then you know God blessed him with an amazing voice. Deacon Green was well known in his community always smiling and willing to do anything for the kids. He loved watching his granddaughters play fastpitch softball and his daughter, granddaughter, and great nephew coach Lady Cyclones Organization in which he would always say "He was the owner." Never hesitated to teach all the men in his family what it takes to be a Godly man, and all the women how a man should treat you. Deacon Green loved to be spoiled by his Davita and Cotton O'Neil family who showered him with gifts every birthday and holidays.
Louis married his longtime sweetheart Virgiline Ida Green (Fisher) on April 7th, 1957 and together they had six children Brain A Green Colorado (Angel), Gregory Green (Deborah) Topeka, Peggy Alexander Topeka, Kenneth Green Topeka, Kevin Green (Davy) Topeka, Gary Green Topeka. He leaves behind two sisters whom he was proud to be their "Big Brother" Shirley Woods (*Lorenzo) Topeka, Anita Green (Topeka). Louis was preceded in death by his father and mother, sister, Floretta Harris (*John), his sister, Doris Miller (*Rev DD Miller), brother, David Green (*Carolyn), Sister, *Martha Green and Brother, *Samuel Green. Louis also leaves behind 11 Grandchildren LaTasha Green-Clanton (Jason), Aisha Green (Texas), Adria Robinson (Texas), Tenille Alexander, Louis Alexander (Trisha), Brandi Green, Kevin Green Jr (Lisette), Marquez Green (Amber), Holli Henderson, Gregory Green Jr, Amari Green Colorado.
22 great-grandchildren Mahogany Green Clanton, Eboni Green Clanton, Michael Beamon, Trevion Alexander, Xavier Alexander, Keilan Green ,Amia Alexander, Brooklyn Alexander, Michelle Alexander, MaKenna Green, Ca'Launi Brown, Ca'Lese Brown, Markeya Green, Adrian Robinson, Destiny Clanton, Juelz Green, Marquez Green Jr, Titus Green, Kamira Green, Noriella Green, Harmoni Clanton. Deacon Louis Green also leaves behind a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews. So many people who loved and respected him.