Buford Allen Noel, age 87, Harrodsburg, widower of Betty Brand Noel, passed away on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 in Harrodsburg. Born December 9, 1934 in Mercer Co., KY, he was the son of the late Walter and Pearl (Devine) Noel. He attended Rose Hill School, was an employee of Cudahy in Harrodsburg, hauled cars for Bluegrass Motors and was a retired IBM employee. He was also an avid horse trader, loved to be with his grandchildren and great grandchildren and was a member of the Harrodsburg Baptist Church.
Survivors include a daughter Karen (Jeff) Million and a son David (Teresa) Noel both of Harrodsburg; four grandchildren Kathryn Wood Noel of Boca Raton, Florida, Kacey (Tyler) Noel Goodlett, Jay Thomas Million and Kasidy Lee Million all of Harrodsburg; three great-grandchildren Kaden Allen Hunt, Jackson Eli Goodlett and Colten Lee Goodlett all of Harrodsburg. Other than his parents and wife he was preceded in death by a brother Bruce (Glenda) Noel and sister Judith (Kenneth) Powell.
Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Friday, March 25, 2022 at Sims Funeral Services by Greg Warren and Jacob Bryant. Burial will be in Springhill Cemetery in Harrodsburg. Visitation will be Thursday, March 24, 2022 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm and Friday, March 25, 2022 from 9:00 am until the time of services at Sims Funeral Services.
Pallbearers are Randy Connelly, Tyler Goodlett, Jeff Million, Darrel Noel, Jay Million and Roy Moore. Honorary bearers are Norman Hahn, Mickey Gilland, Ricky Catlett, Marshall Hockersmith, Willie Rudd, Paul Oehrle and Billy Montgomery.
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