Rev. Philip Greer
Retired pastor the Rev. Philip Greer died on Tuesday, April 10, 2012. Survivors include his wife, Diana; two sons, Jonathan Greer of Riverside, California and Jeff Smith of Sparks, Nevada; one daughter, Julie Bassett of Sparks; and 10 grandchildren.
The memorial service has been scheduled for Saturday, April 14 at 10 a.m., at the Sparks United Methodist Church. The Revs. Thomas Butler and Karla Bowman will preside.
Philip Greer served the Valley Springs, LeGrand, Merced, Schurz, and Hanford churches before retiring in 1997.
Memorial gifts may be sent to Sparks UMC, 1231 Pyramid Way, Sparks, NV 89431, designated for either human needs or Christian education.