October 4, 1941 – April 14, 2011 In Loving Memory.
Donald Wayne “Coach” Green, 69, a resident of Daphne, died Thursday, April 14, 2011 at his home.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; his sons, Derek and Chad, their wives, Lisa and Stephanie, who he considered the daughters he never had. Don lived to see three beloved grandchildren born, Stephanie Claire, Wyatt Cash, and Austin Cole. He is also survived by his brother, Michael, his wife, Sherry, his mother and other relatives.
Don grew up in Birmingham, graduating from Jones Valley High School where he lettered in baseball, football and basketball. He attended Florida State University and Samford University earning a BS degree and lettered in football. He earned graduate degrees from the University of Alabama.