Local Insurance Agency Owner And Realtor Passes

Former classmates, friends, clients and family members are mourning the unexpected loss of a local business woman this week.

Wendy Green, owner and operator of Wendy Green Allstate Insurance Agency, passed away on Tuesday afternoon at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center due to flu complications.

Green, age 43 of Boone, was a 1992 graduate of Watauga High School and a graduate of Appalachian State University. She opened her agency in April 1998, on the 105 extension, and moved to a new location on highway 421 in early June 2014 . Green was a also a realtor, having worked with several local firms.

Funeral services for Wendy Green will be conducted Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 2 pm at the Boone United Methodist Church. Officiating will be Rev. Vern Collins and Rev. Dwayne Tester. Burial will follow in the Zionville Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Saturday prior to the service at Boone United Methodist Church from noon until 2 o’clock. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Grandfather Home for Children, PO Box 98, Banner Elk, NC 28604 or to the Watauga Humane Society, PO Box 1835, Boone, NC 28607.

Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com