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 Jimmy S Noel

Jimmy S Noel

Clay County, Indiana, USA
Death 11 Apr 2016 (aged 90)
Spencer, Owen County, Indiana, USA
Burial Worthington, Greene County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 161008798 · View Source
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Jimmy S. Noel, 90, of Worthington, passed away at 3:21 p.m. on Monday, April 11, 2016, at the Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer. He was born in Clay County on July 12, 1925, the son of Merritt and Jessie (Campbell) Noel.

Jimmy joined the U.S. Navy at age 17. He married Mary Jo Livingston on December 31, 1947, and they were married until her death on July 12, 2015. They owned and operated Noel Food Center in Worthington together for fifty-one years.

He was a member of the Folsom United Methodist Church in Worthington where he was a Sunday school superintendent for many years. He was also a member of the Lyons Club, the American Legion, and a lifetime member of the of VFW, all in Worthington.

He was most proud of his service to the Worthington Fire Department since the 1950s.

Jimmy will be remembered for his service to his church, friends, family, and community.

He is survived by his three children, Steve (Ann) Noel of Worthington, Tim (Kathy) Noel of Worthington, and Eric (Melissa) Noel of Worthington; six grandchildren, Beth Ann (Rick) Stanley, Rebecca (Chip) Allen, Nathan Noel, Adam Noel, Sarah Jo (Larry) Mercer, and Eli Noel; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; a grandson-in-law, Doug Reel; one brother; and one sister.

Funeral service will be held at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 15, 2016, with Rev. Mel Camp officiating. Burial will follow at Worthington Cemetery, with military rites by the American Legion and VFW, both of Worthington.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 4-8 p.m. with IVFA service at 7 p.m., and after 9 a.m. on Friday until the time of service.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Worthington Fire Department, Lyons Club, and Sunshine Shop Food Pantry.

Online condolences can be sent to the family at

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  • Created by: John Maxwell
  • Added: 14 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161008798
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jimmy S Noel (12 Jul 1925–11 Apr 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161008798, citing Worthington Cemetery, Worthington, Greene County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by John Maxwell (contributor 47998989) .