Noel Lee Head

December 6, 1922 - September 29, 2018


Noel Lee Head, age 95, of Alvarado, Texas, formally of Mena, died Saturday, September 29, 2018 at home. He was born on Wednesday, December 6, 1922 to Olin L. and Clearcy Wyatt Head in Ink, Arkansas. 

Noel was a Godly man who attended the Northside Church of Christ; his church was very important to him and he loved to sing Gospel music. Noel was very talented at teaching others to sing and always took joy in it. He served in the United States Air Force during World War II at Tinker Air Force Base doing civil aircraft maintenance. Noel excelled at building homemade furniture and really enjoyed mowing yards. Noel was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and a great friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Frances Head; his parents, Olan and Clearcy Head; one son, Tony Head; and one sister, Betty Corder.

Noel is survived by one son, Frank Head of Moore, Oklahoma; one daughter, Charlotte McCorkle of Alvarado, Texas; two brothers, Lewis Head of Cave City, Arkansas, and Gene Head of La Feria, Texas; seven grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at the Northside Church of Christ in Mena, Arkansas with Brother Kenneth McCorkle officiating. A visitation will be held at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, October 5, 2018 from 6-8:00 P.M. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Mena. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena. 

Pallbearers are Bill Parker, Curtis Giles, Robby Parker, Jordan Dalhgren, Nicholas McCorkle, Jaden Head, and Jason Head.

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