He was born on Jan. 24, 1915, in Tharpe, Tenn. He was the son of the late Lewis and Lettie Jacobs Nolin. Mr. Nolin was a WWII Navy Veteran and worked for the Civil Service.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Velva Marteen Page Nolin, daughter, Jeraldine "Jerri" Spears, sister Pauline Rushing and brother, Elvis Nolin.
Survivors include his daughters, Linda Cannon, Cadiz, Brenda Payne, Cadiz, brother Noel Nolin, Dover, Tenn., five grandchildren and one great grandchild.