Corey Deshea Greene, Sr.

August 9, 1975 ~ July 26, 2020 (age 44)


Corey Greene was born to Brenda Kleckley and William Greene in Gainesville Florida. He grew up in the Duval community in which he was proud and established many long lasting relationships. Corey graduated from Mandarin High school in Jacksonville, FL After high school Corey attended Northeastern A&M College in Miami, Oklahoma and Saginaw State University in Saginaw Michigan where he played football. After college Corey came back to his hometown Gainesville where he met and married  his wife Monique of 18 years. During their marriage they established a family with three children Corey Greene Jr, Amaya Greene and Jayvian Greene. Corey was a dedicated family man and active father. For over 15 years Corey was a faithful employee of Synquest Laboratories. Corey was loved and cherished by many, his life made a positive impact on the communities in which he was a part of. Corey left this life knowing that he dedicated his life to Christ.

Corey was preceded in death by Willie Howard (grandfather), William Greene (Father), Rodderick Whitford (brother) Nicole Greene (sister).

His memory will remain in the hearts of Monique(wife), Corey Jr. (son), Amaya (daughter), Jayvian (son), Lizzie Howard (grandmother), Brenda (mother), Roniquca (sister), and a host of family and friends.



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 Service Program


July 31, 2020

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Phillip & Wiley Mortuary
MELROSE, FL 32666-3902

Graveside Service
August 1, 2020

11:00 AM
Patrick Memorial Gardens
5845 NE 39th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32509

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