Named Charles Green, he became an internet phenomenon for his Angry Grandpa character. He was featured on TruTV's Most Shocking, Rude Tube, and MTV's Pranked. He became known for publishing videos to his two channels TheAngryGrandpaShow and Grandpa's Corner.
He was a firefighter in North Charleston and used to own some small businesses in addition to working as an apartment maintenance owner.
He was married to Tina Green from 1980 until 2012 when they divorced. He is survived by children named Charles III, Jennifer, Kimberly, and Michael.
His video of him reacting to his missing pecan pinwheels was featured on Ray William Johnson's channel as well as Break.