1924 – 2016

PITKIN, La. — Lillian E. Noyes, 91, formerly of Wilton, died Sunday, June 5, at the home she shared with her daughter in Pitkin, La.

She was born Oct. 30, 1924, in Greenwood, the daughter of Lester and Carrie Winnetta (Dunham) Cole. She received her education in Greenwood schools. In addition to being a homemaker and the wife of the late Wilfred Noyes, she was employed by Ekeo Wood Products in Locke Mills.

She was a former member of the Wilton United Methodist Church. In her free time, she enjoyed both her vegetable and flower gardens, and working in her apple orchard and raspberry patch. She also enjoyed baking and attending public suppers.

She will be remembered for being a good neighbor with a subtle, dry wit.

Lillian is loved by her daughter, Elaine Moore and her husband, Webster, of Pitkin, La.; a stepson, Celand Noyes of Cape Canaveral, Fla.; granddaughter, Tammie Morrison; great-granddaughter, Mary Cate-Lynn Morrison; three brothers, Daniel Cole and his wife, Diana, of Auburn, Elwin Cole and his wife, Shirley, of Westbrook, and Burton Cole and his wife, Denise, of West Paris; and sister-in-law, Hazel Cole of Greenwood.

She was predeceased by her sister, Charlotte Cole; and two brothers, Herschel Cole and Irving Cole.

Tributes and condolences may be shared on her memorial wall at www.wilesrc.com.

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