Viola Mae Tincher Noland, 79, of Daniels, WV, formerly of Alderson, WV, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2016, at her home in Daniels, following a long illness.
Born February 15, 1937, in Alderson, she was the daughter of the late Clovie Leck and Estie Pearl Bryant Tincher. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Timothy Lee Noland; three sisters, Violet Tincher, June Peck, and Juanita Warden; one grandson, Jacob Louis Noland; and her son-in-law, Ronald “J.R.” Ferry Jr.
Ms. Noland was a retired medical transcriptionist, having retired after more than 40 years of service in the healthcare industry. She worked at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center and Greenbrier Physicians, Inc. in Fairlea, WV, and the former Ronceverte Hospital. She was a 1955 graduate of Alderson High School in Alderson. Ms. Noland loved to play bingo and cards with her family and friends, but, above all, loved to spend time with her family and was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
Survivors include a son, Lloyd Michael Noland and his wife, Teresa Carper Noland of Daniels; a daughter, Deborah Noland Bennett of Harrisonburg, VA; a brother, Charles H. Tincher and his wife, Helen, of Youngstown, OH; two sisters, Geneva Burns of Weyers Cave, VA, and Vella Mullins of Big Stone Gap, VA; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday, April 18, 2016, at 2 PM at the Lobban Funeral Home Chapel in Alderson, with Pastor James L. Combs officiating. Burial will follow at the Alderson Cemetery in Alderson.
For those considering an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Lobban Funeral Home in Alderson is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the April 18, 2016, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.