Georgia-Cumberland Conference of Seventh-day Adventists

Cohutta Staff Member Will Green Dies from Wakeboarding Accident

It is with deep sadness we share that Will Green, long time Cohutta Springs Youth Camp staff member and wakeboard professional, died June 23, 2015, from a wakeboard accident that took place off-site at Carters Lake during wakeboard camp.

 

Will was from Sanford, Fla. The past few summers he had served as a wakeboard instructor during wakeboard camp.

 

Will was a wakeboard competition winner. He recently won the 2015 USA Wakeboard Collegiate Nationals, he also took third place in the 2014 USA Wakeboard Nationals, and first place in the Men B USA Wakeboard Florida Regionals.

 

“Will was one of the most genuine Christian young men. We were so blessed to have him share his talents with us at Cohutta,” says Rob Lang, Cohutta Springs Youth Camp director.

 

The Cohutta Springs Youth Camp provides youth a safe Christian setting for friendship, recreation, wholesome living, and spiritual growth.

 

Our hearts are heavy with grief, and we are praying that God brings comfort and peace to the family and all those involved.


Please note there is a NEW LOCATION:

MEMORIAL SERVICE - for Will Green

Sabbath, June 27, at 4 pm

Calvary Assembly of God Church in Winter Park, Florida


Thoughts for the Green family may be shared on his obituary page


"Live Like Will" Cohutta Springs Youth Camp Scholarship Fund

The Green Family has initiated a fund to be in Will's memory, the "Live Like Will" Cohutta Springs Youth Camp Scholarship Fund. This fund is to honor Will Green and his love for camp ministry, as well as for his passion for sharing his faith with young people. Will will be greatly missed by his camp staff family. Seeing young people coming summer after summer through this fund will not only be a blessing for the children, but also for the staff, as we remember Will's faithfulness to God, and his friendship to the staff.


Giving Details:

Donations to the fund can be made online or by check. For donations by check, please make the check out to Georgia-Cumberland Conference, and mail to P O Box 12000, Calhoun, GA 30703. Please include memo information, referencing Will Green or "Live like Will" Cohutta Springs Youth Camp Scholarship Fund donation. 


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by Tamara Wolcott Fisher, communication director