Mt. Croghan, SC
Mr. Wendell Thomas Nobles, age 78, entered into rest on Friday, April 3, 2020 with his family by his side. Graveside services will be 4:00 PM Sunday, April 5, 2020 at the Pine Dale Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery, 4155 US Highway 378, Turbeville, SC officiated by Pastor Tommy Moser and Pastor Kevin Cribb. The family will greet friends immediately following the service at the cemetery.
Mr. Nobles was born March 22, 1942 in Myrtle Beach, SC a son of the late Bud Ollin and Lorena (Allen) Nobles. An avid outdoorsman, Wendell enjoyed restoring classic cars, “tinkering” on lawnmowers, and taking his grandchildren fishing. He was a mechanic by trade, but was always willing to help anyone with any problem. His greatest pastime was spending time with his family. Wendell will be fondly remembered as a man who never met a stranger and was loved by all.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Nobles was also preceded in death by his former wife, Myrtle Mae Baker; brothers, David, Julian, Bud Olin, Bonnie, and Elmond Nobles; sister, Doris Causey; and beloved step-son, Larry Allen Tarte.
Survivors include his children, Robin Nobles (Jeff) Rollins of Jefferson, SC, Tammy (Freddie) Collins of Sumter, SC, and Barbara (Shawn) Coffey of Valdosta, GA; grandchildren, Christopher (Jessica) Freeman, Mikey (Cortney) Freeman, Cody (Savannah) Collins, Devin Collins, Shawn Coffey, and Kendall Collins (Brandon) Wiggins; great-grandchildren, Emma Freeman, Ava Freeman, Dawson Collins, MaHailey Freeman, MaHarleigh Freeman, MaKenlee Freeman, Hannah Padgett, and Cam Padgett; sisters, Kathleen (Enoch) Dix of Myrtle Beach, SC, and Maude (William) Adams of Greenville, SC; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC is serving the Nobles family and is grateful for the assistance of Floyd Funeral Home of Olanta, SC.