Jack Noel passed away Wednesday July 11, 2012, at Ridgecrest Rehabilitation Center in Jonesboro. He was 87 years old.
He was preceded in death by his mother Alma Noel, sister Dorothy Noel, and half-brother Billy Perkins of Denison, Texas.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline Noel of the home. Other survivors are W.B. and Loretta Borders of Ada, Okla.; Mary Pearl Hammonds of Duncan, Okla.; Marion and Louise Borders of Sulphur, Okla.; Jerry and Dave O'Brien of Prescott, Ariz.; Kevin Borders of McAlester, Okla.; Jason Borders of Sulphur, Okla.; Wade Borders of Allen, Okla.; Shannon Wofford of Allen, Okla.; Dennis Timberlake of Cincinnati, Ohio; Trista Lawrence of Sulphur, Okla., and Donna and Susan Hammons of Dallas, Texas.
Mr. Noel worked as a projectionist at several theatres in Sherman and Denison, Texas, as a young man. He was operator and owner of the Maxie Theatre in Trumann, Ark., from 1962 to July 2012. He was a member of Southwest Church of Christ in Jonesboro.
The family wishes to express thanks to all his caregivers at Ridgecrest Rehabilitation Center in Jonesboro.
Services for Mr. Noel were at Crisswell Funeral Home in Ada, Okla., Monday, July 16, at 10 a.m. with burial in the Allen Cemetery in Allen, Okla.
In lieu of flowers, those who wish to donate may send memorials to The Children's Home in Paragould at 5515 Walcott Road, Paragould, Ark. 72450.