Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

James Vontress Noe, Green Co., KY (1928-2012)

He was a resident of Louisville, KY at the time of his death. He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Methodist faith. He was a man of remarkable industry. He served, worked and contributed all his life, retiring, finally, just a few months before his death. He was retired from the Army Corps of Engineers after 35 years of service and from Sears after retiring from a second career lasting 18 years, in August, 2011. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War and will be accorded military honors at interment at Bethlehem Cemetery in his native Green Co., KY.
Click on headline for full obituary and photo(s)

Mr. James Vontress Noe, 83, Louisville, KY, a native of Green County, KY, departed this life Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at his home in Louisville, Kentucky,

Services will be at 1pmCT, Saturday, January 28, 2012, at Bethlehem Cemetery, Greensburg, KY, by Rev. Jerry Noe with interment with military honors will follow at Bethlehem Cemetery, by Bethlehem Baptist Church, 526 Temperance Road, Greensburg, KY. Visitation were Friday, January 28, and after 7amCT, Saturday, January 28, 2012, at the Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY.

Pallbearers: Mark Hayes, Tyler Powell, Tommy Powell, Randy Noe, Freddie Gowen, and Dinkie Gowen.

James Vontress Noe, Green Co., KY (1928-2012)

Mr. James Vontress Noe was born Monday, February 13, 1928 in Green County, Kentucky. He was the son of the late James Arthur and Fannie Milby Noe. He departed this life Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at his home in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, having attained the age of 83 years, 11 months and 12 days.

Mr. Noe had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Methodist Faith. He was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Korean War. He retired from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers after 35 years. He retired from Sears August 2011 after 18 years.

Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife: Margie Marie Gowen Noe and two brothers: Thomas and Randall Noe

He is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Shirley Noe, Louisville< KY

  • One sister: Lou Anna Allen both of Louisville, KY

  • Plus a host of other relatives and friends
On-Line Condolences, Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY.

Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2012-01-28 05:32:12
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

James Vontress Noe , Green Co., KY (1928-2012)

2012-01-28 - 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home.

James Vontress Noe, Green Co., KY (1928-2012)

Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.