James Earl “Sweet Love” or “Shotgun Red” Noble, 60, of Smoot Creek, died May 29 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
He was a son of the late Harrison and Susie Noble, and a brother of the late Ted Noble, Doug Noble, Glenn Noble, Adam Noble, Gale Noble, Fred Noble and Jewel Noble.
Surviving are his wife, Coralee Sizemore Noble; a daughter, Rebecca Noble- Miles and husband John Cecil Miles of Pinetop; two grandchildren, Roger Alan Miles and Kayla Paige Miles of Smoot Creek; four stepchildren, Norma Jean Gilley and Brenda Caudill of Premium, David Sizemore of Richmond, and Ronnie Sizemore of Manchester; seven step-grandchildren; a niece, Betty Noble-Acevada and husband Luis; an aunt, Cora Gilley; and two sistersin law, Kaye Noble and Dolly Noble.
Funeral services were held May 31 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Noble Cemetery at Ned.