Rev. Richard Sexton officiated at the services. Burial followed in Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery in Trigg County.
Mrs. Noel died on Thursday, March 29, 2007, at 2:24 a.m., at Covington’s Convalescent Center in Hopkinsville of natural causes.
Mrs. Noel was born on March 14, 1920, in Trigg County. She was the daughter of the late Jack and Bessie Gresham Grant.
Mrs. Noel was retired with 25 years of service from Elk Brand Manufacturing where she was a seamstress, and was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Douglas Earl Noel; two brothers, Willie Jack Grant and Jesse L. Grant; and two grandchildren, Kaila Noel and Christopher Noel.
Survivors include her husband of 67 years, Douglas Cannon Noel of Cadiz; three sons and daughters-in-law, Larry and Hilda Noel and Tony and Carol Noel, all of Cadiz, and Jerry “Mickey” and Sherry Noel of Hopkinsville; a brother, Norris Grant of Cadiz; a sister, Emma Julia Dixon of Hopkinsville; six grandchildren, Robert Earl Noel, Amanda Dawn Noel, Allison Denise Malone, Dusty Layne Noel, Christi Lynn Noel, Ryan Eugene Noel; and six great-grandchildren, Anna Malone, Lindsey Malone, Devin Crabtree, Trevor Lynn, Tyler Reed, and Colton Blake.
Carolyn Stallons, pianist, and the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Choir provided the music.
Serving as pallbearers were Willie Ray Grant, Jimmy Grant, Gayle Grant, Darren Grant, Joe Noel, and Hugh Early Dunn.