Funeral services for Mrs. Dimple Avo Ballard Noble, 81, of
Cookeville, TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Monday, March 9,
2015, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Hensley Cemetery in
the Freewill community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 P.M. - 8
P.M., and Monday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2015, at NHC
Healthcare in Cookeville, TN.
She was born July 12, 1933, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Lex Ballard and Ruth Ballard. She was married to the late
Weldon Noble. She was a factory worker at Gaston Corporation
in Dayton, Ohio. She was a member of the Church of Christ,
and loved listening to music, going to yard sales with friends,
and traveling everywhere she could.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 2 Brothers: Arnold and Loyal Ballard; 3 Sisters:
Betty Smith, Vodle Chaffin, and Ava Avannah Mayberry; 1
Daughter-in-Law: Doris Gentry; and 1 Son-in-Law: David Spratt.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Kenny (Serena) Gentry of Midway,
OH, and Jerry Gentry of Cookeville, TN; and 1 Daughter:
Brenda Spratt of Cookeville, TN. She is also survived by a host
of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews,
cousins, and many friends.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Alan Judd will officiate at the
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Hensley Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
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