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In Memory of

Sidney Lewis Greenwell

July 12, 1932 - March 28, 2015

Obituary


Sidney Lewis Greenwell, 82, passed away Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at a local hospital with his family by his side after suffering a stroke two weeks earlier.

Sidney was born in Terrell, Texas to the late Lawrence Alloise Greenwell and Ruby Hazel Waggoner Greenwell. He graduated from Terrell High School and accepted a football scholarship at Paris Jr. College. Sid participated in the reserve for the USMC, and then later joined the Army, being honorably discharged as a Corporal. Sid was married to his high school sweetheart, Shirley Bogle Greenwell, for 50 years....

Sidney Lewis Greenwell, 82, passed away Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at a local hospital with his family by his side after suffering a stroke two weeks earlier.

Sidney was born in Terrell, Texas to the late Lawrence Alloise Greenwell and Ruby Hazel Waggoner Greenwell. He graduated from Terrell High School and accepted a football scholarship at Paris Jr. College. Sid participated in the reserve for the USMC, and then later joined the Army, being honorably discharged as a Corporal. Sid was married to his high school sweetheart, Shirley Bogle Greenwell, for 50 years. After the military, Sid worked for LTV and then joined the family business, Bogle-Greenwell Machinery Corporation, where he was a co-owner and Vice President for over 40 years until his retirement. He was an active member and past exalted ruler of the Elks Lodge #1910.

Funeral: 2 pm Friday at Moore Funeral Home, followed by entombment at Moore Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 pm.

Memorials: Donations to the American Heart Association are greatly appreciated.
Sid was predeceased by his parents, Lawrence and Ruby Greenwell and his wife of 50 years, Shirley Bogle Greenwell.
Survivors: His children, Sidney L. Greenwell, Jr and wife Georgia Greenwell of Melbourne, Florida; Tami Ruderer Olson and husband Randy Olson of Dallas, Texas, Grandchildren: Luke Greenwell and Justin Greenwell of Knoxville, Tennessee; Tommy Ruderer , Jr and fiancé, Kaitlyn Colunga of Stephenville, Texas; and Mikala Ruderer of Dallas, Tx.; Great Grandchild: Thomas L. Ruderer III (Trace) of Stephenville, TX; two sisters, Helen Rutledge of Richardson and Ann Huennekins of McKinney, TX; Brother in law and sister in law, Rea and Sharon Bogle of Grand Prairie, TX and many other cousins, nieces and nephews.