HUTCHINSON — Mrs. Irene Florence Nobles, 95, died July 4, at Elm Grove Estates Emertius, Hutchinson.
She was born June 20, 1917, in rural Quinter, the daughter of Phillip George and Myrtle (Bunker) Brown.
Irene was a homemaker and had worked for JC Penney’s doing alterations. She was a longtime member of South Hutchinson United Methodist Church.
In 1939, she married Frank Mothershead. They later divorced. She married William G. “Bill” Nobles March 21, 1959 in Reno, Nev. He died Nov. 10, 1987.
Survivors include; a son-in-law, Darrel Fillmore, Wichita; two grandchildren, Pamela Shadoin and husband Dan and Lynn Fillmore and wife Kari; eight great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son, David William Nobles; a daughter, Carolyn Kay (Mothershead) Fillmore; three brothers, Walter, Earl and John Brown; and two sisters, Pearl Miller and Grace Hines.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 10 at South Hutchinson United Methodist Church, with Pastor Warren Hett presiding. Family will greet friends from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in Stafford Cemetery, Stafford. Friends may sign the book from 9 a.m. to p.m. Sunday and Monday at Elliott Mortuary.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to South Hutchinson United Methodist Church, in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N Main, Hutchinson, KS, 67501.
Please visit www.elliottmortuary.com to leave a personal condolence for Irene’s family.
Funeral arrangements provided by
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1219 North Main Street
Hutchinson, KS 67501
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, July 8, 2012