Mr. Noel was a member of Weaver Creek Baptist Church in Metropolis.
Survivors include his wife, Karla Flach Noel of Metropolis; four children, Christopher Flach, Tyler Flach, Lucas Stahl and Madalyn Owens, all of Metropolis; his parents, James and Sharon Noel of Hampton, Ky.; and one sister, Crystal Noel of Hampton.
Funeral service was held Tuesday at Boyd Funeral Directors in Salem, Ky. with Bro. Shawn Vandergriff and Bro. Mike Grimes officiating. Burial followed at Bethel Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family, c/o City National Bank, P.O. Box 380, Metropolis, IL 62960 and write James Noel’s name in the memo line.