Whitney McCrea Blann GreeneJanuary 28, 1979 ~ May 15, 2020 (age 41)
Whitney McCrea Blann Greene, 41, of Crossett, passed away Friday, May 15, 2020. She was born on January 28, 1979, in El Dorado, Arkansas, to her parents, Tony and Pamela Pace Blann, and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Crossett. In 1997, she graduated from Crossett High School and went on to graduate from the South Arkansas University Nursing Program in 2001 as a Registered Nurse.
Whitney had a passion for playing softball, scrapbooking, taking photos of her friends, and making people laugh daily with her hilarious social media posts. Whitney was kind hearted, loving and truly one-of-a-kind when it came to caring for anyone she ever met; she had such a giving, nurturing spirit. She loved her family immensely, and her pride and joy was her special fur babies, Maddie, Zoee, and Dax.
She was a serious decorator at Christmas, her most favorite holiday, and loved giving gifts to all the ones she loved so dearly.
Whitney possessed a heart that was full of love for everyone and was known for her unforgettable smile, sense of humor, and endless generosity.
She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Adam and Ira Blann, of Crossett, and Rastus and Jewell Pace; and one uncle, JR Pace, all of Monticello.
She is survived by her parents, Tony and Pam Blann of Crossett; her husband, Landon Greene of Crossett; one brother, Lance Blann of Dallas, TX; and a special aunt, Remona Bishop of Crossett; along with her dearest friends, Shawna Hawkins and Jody Newman.
A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, May 18th, at the First Baptist Church of Crossett, 701 Main St., with Pastors Jamie Staley, Mike Griffith, and Caleb Lane, officiating followed by interment at Carlock Cemetery under the direction of Medders Funeral Home. Pallbearers are Blake Shaw, Sean Duncan, Scott Pace, Keith Pace, Adam Bishop, and Will Lindsey. Honorary Pallbearers are John T. Brooks, Ronnie Rodger, Wes McDougald, Owen Williams, Dennis Rickman, Mike Roberts, Jeff Pace, Stan Pace, Kenny Pace, Shannon Pace, and Roger Pace.
Visitation will be from 5-7:00 p.m., Sunday, May 17th, at First Baptist Church. Please see the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines below and everyone must wear a mask to enter.
Anyone interested in remotely attending the service may go to the Medders Funeral Home Facebook page and view the service via live stream at 2:00 p.m. on Monday by clicking the following link:
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the service will be limited to a total of 50 attendees, all of which will be required to wear face masks to enter the church, practice social distancing by allowing 6 feet in between each family group, and refrain from hugging, kissing, and shaking hands to help prevent the possible spread of the Coronavirus.
Anyone experiencing a fever, a cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, or loss of taste or smell or has had known exposure to someone with Covid-19 in the past 14 days should not attend.
You may also refrain from entering if you are 65 years of age or older, have underlying health conditions including high blood pressure, chronic lung disease, diabetes, severe obesity, asthma, or weakened immunity.