Jack Nolen, 86, of Flatwoods, passed away Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, in Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital.
Jack was born May 4, 1931, a son of Dock and Maude Neice Nolen.
He is survived by his loving wife, Irene Schaffer Nolen. Jack and Irene were married 26 wonderful years and would have loved to have had 26 more, but the good Lord had different plans.
Jack is having a happy reunion with his first love, Joan Hall Nolen.
They had two wonderful sons together, Jackie Lee and wife Brenda and Ralph Patrick and wife Carol; three grandchildren, Chris, Barry and Jessica; five great-grandchildren, T.R., Alissa, Sidda, Conner and Alex.
Jack was a brick mason with local 7 in Ashland for 65 years.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by six sisters, Essie, Kathern, Bessie, Janie, Alice and Toni; two brothers, George and James; and a son, Jackie Lee.
Graveside Services will be at noon Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, at Rose Hill Burial Park with full military rites by U.S. Army Fort Knox and Kenova American Legion Post 93.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Preston Family Funeral Home.
Published on December 30, 2017