Don W. Noyes of Highlandville passed away Friday, May 31.
Don was born in Halfway to Estel Noyes and Golden Grant Noyes on Aug. 14, 1938.
He graduated from Pleasant Hope High School in 1956. He proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps from April 1960 to April 1964.
Don worked for The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. in southern California.
Don and Shirley Bishop were married Dec. 19, 1987.
He served as a deacon at First Central Baptist Church of Highlandville.
Don enjoyed woodworking, gardening and fishing but most of all loved spending time surrounded by his family.
Don was preceded in death by parents, his son Tim Noyes; brothers Darrell Noyes, Okel Noyes, Joe Noyes and Bernell Noyes; and sisters Audrey Roland and Ina Moody.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Bishop Noyes; daughters Pam King of Whitter, California, and Robin and husband Jonathan Packwood of Bois D’arc; stepchildren Janice and husband Everett Evans, Springfield, and Robert and wife Cristine Case of Fair Grove; sisters Sharon Dominey of Highlandville and Alice Bussey and husband Bill, Lake Havasu, Arizona; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home in Ozark. Viewing was Wednesday, June 5, at Adams Funeral Home, and a funeral was Thursday, June 6, at First Central Baptist Church, Highlandville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Tennessee.