Dodd Payne Hess Funeral Home

350 W Maple Ave, Fayetteville, WV


Leslie Edsel Green

April 29, 1936October 30, 2019

Leslie Edsel Green, 83, of Oak Hill passed away on October 30, 2019 at home.

Born on April 29, 1936 at Davy, he was the son of the late William L. Green and Margaret Rice Green Roles. Mr. Green was a US Marine Veteran and of the Baptist faith. He was a mechanic, drywall hanger most of his life, worked at Republic Steel in Ohio several years before becoming disabled in 1977. He enjoyed spending time with his family, working on cars, and watching football – WVU Mountaineers and Pittsburgh Steelers. Also, he enjoyed keeping up with all the news at CNN, as well as playing his guitars and singing.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers: Troy Green, Gary Green, Charles Green, Manford Green, Claude Green, Curtis Green, and Roy Green; sisters: Jessie Mae Green and Viola Green Crable; and son: Charles Eugene Green (died at birth).

Survivors include his wife, Kay Francis Green of Oak Hill; daughter: Brenda Green (Spangler) widowed of Oak Hill; son: Roger (Susan) Green of Orlando, FL; daughter: Shelia (Roger) Green Comer of Oak Hill; sons: Douglas (Phyllis Green) of Concord, NC and William (Brenda) Green of Oak Hill; seven grandchildren: Jaime (Patrick) Runion of Coal City, Brandy (Marlo) Wallace of Oak Hill, Holly (John) Williamson of Mt. Hope, Natasha Green of Fayetteville; Michael (Heather Truman) Green of Kincaid, Ashley Green of Oak Hill, and Ryan Green of Pittsburgh, PA; one step-grandchild: Erica Jolly of Concord, NC; and ten great-grandchildren: Hayley (Randy) Lester; Savannah Pennington of Beckley, Tristan Morgan of Oak Hill, Milo Wallace of Oak Hill, Rachael Williamson of Mt. Hope, Isaac Loughry of Fayetteville, Evelynn Jones of Fayetteville, James Green of Mossy, Mikey Green of Mossy, and Joshua Green Gardner of Oak Hill.

Pallbearers will be Chuck Green, Josh Green, Michael Green, Caleb Green, and Zack Green.

Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Friday, November 8, 2019 at Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with Pastor Jerry Perkins officiating. Burial will follow at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the funeral home.

For those wishing to express condolences to the Green family, you may do so by visiting our website at www.doddpaynehessfuneralhome.com.

Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home will be assisting the Green family.


  • Visitation Thursday, November 7, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, November 8, 2019
  • Burial Friday, November 8, 2019


Leslie Edsel Green

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Carol Fitzwater

November 4, 2019

I am very sorry to hear about your husband he was a awesome person rip

Michael Green

November 4, 2019

Wishing my dear Aunt Kay and cousins the peace that passes understanding during this difficult period.

I was so glad to see Uncle Leslie one last time this July, tell him I loved him and would see him again in Heaven.

Tonya, Braxton, and Iris W.

November 1, 2019

He was definitely one in a million. Very blessed to call him family. My thoughts and prayers of peace and comfort are with everybody during this time. Love you all...❤

Buddy and Lora Green

October 31, 2019

Sending our deepest sympathy and sending prayers that God will comfort you in your time of sorrow.