Skip to content

Obituary - James Lawrence Noe, Jr.



James Lawrence Noe, Jr. son of the late James L. Noe, Sr. and Louise M. Bass Noe was born February 9, 1946 in Marion County, Ky. Noe passed away Friday, February 27, 2015 in Louisville, Ky at the age of 69. 
  
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church for 40 years, where he served as Deacon and Adult Department Director in Sunday School. He also served on the Finance Committee, Long Range Planning, Chairman of the Building Committee of the Family Life Center and remodeling of the Education Building. He has been a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church since 2008.

Noe also served his country honorably for six years with the Kentucky National Guard Company B, 1st Battalion 623rd Field Artillery.

He was a partner and later owner of Noe & Ratcliffe Hardware Store for 29 years. Beginning in 1998 he became general manager of Cox Shavings, Inc., in Campbellsville. He has also farmed for his entire life, raising beef cattle and horses, and his hobby was trail riding with his friends.

An active member of his community, he served on the board of Campbellsville-Taylor County Rescue and was a member of the board of trustees at Campbellsville University.

He was a member of Elkhorn Masonic Lodge #568 F & AM and a 32nd degree Shriner.

He united in marriage to Cary Colvin on August 15, 2009. He is survived by his wife, two daughters and one son: Gail McQueary and husband, Paul and Janna Morris of Campbellsville; and James L. (Jamie) Noe III of Fairview, Tenn; one step-daughter, Bethany Sprowles and husband Jeremy of Campbellsville; six grandchildren: Hunter McQueary, Grant McQueary, Kate Morris, Chase Morris, Elizabeth Morris and Brylee Sprowles; one brother, Larry Noe and wife, Beverly of Campbellsville; and many other relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be Monday, Mar.,2 at 11:00 am at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville, Ky., with Dr. James Jones officiating. The  burial will be at Brookside Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Bill Brewer, Barry Cox, Jimmie Graham, Bobby Milby, Doug Simpson, B.D. Thompson, Wayne Wells, David Whitlock, Danny Wilson and Charles Nolley. Honorary Pallbearers will be George Dearen, Ray Perkins, Eddie Hazelwood, Milton Rogers, Eugene Knifley, Gary Price, Martha Jones, Biff Russell, Hack Marcum, Terry Shively, Terry Martin, Ronnie Sullivan, Mark Mitchell, Buster Williams, Mark Morris, Bill Netherland, Charles Nolley and TNT Sunday School Class of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be in the form of donations to the building fund of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.


More Stories

  • Celebration to enforce dress code

    In keeping with the tradition and pageantry of the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration, the Celebration would like to remind all exhibitors, trainers, owners and sponsors of the dress codes in center ring.  Read More
  • Celebration balances fan supply and demand for concessions

    The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration is unique from most sporting venues in how concessions are handled during the event. At The Celebration, tradition has been that area civic clubs rented space on the show grounds from The Celebration and sold concessions as a fundraiser for their club and the causes they serve.   Read More
  • Latest Issue Aug 23 17

    Read More
  • Celebration Live Stream

    What A Horse will be providing the Live Stream for the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration and the TWHBEA National Futurity. Highlights will be posted the following day on ReporTV... Read More
  • Kentucky Celebration judges announced

    Judging the 2017 edition of the Kentucky Celebration will be Jamie Wiley, Kemp Martin and Randy Young. Read More
  • Meet the Celebration Judges

    The selection of judges for the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration is a process requiring layers of factors and careful planning by those behind the hiring. This year’s panel serves as a great example of what goes into that decision and why the panel is primed up with the potential to be a great one. Read More
  • USDA Rolls Out New APHIS Compliance Database and Search Tool

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is pleased to announce the rollout of the refined public search tool that provides access to Animal Welfare Act compliance records... Read More
  • Marsha Prock remembers the Celebration

    The following thoughts and memories about The Celebration were submitted to Walking Horse Report by horse show enthusiast Marsha Prock... Read More
  • Obituary - Doug Crawford

    Mr. Douglas Clifford “Doug” Crawford, age 71 of Carrollton, Georgia passed away peacefully at his residence, surrounded by family and friends, on Sunday evening, August 13, 2017... Read More
  • Obituary - Priscilla Cash

    Three-time world champion Priscilla Cash was humanely laid to rest on August 14, 2017 after a long battle and lasting complications from EHV-1... Read More