Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
December 3, 2011 2:18 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — David S. Noble, 73, passed peacefully Dec. 1 from his earthly home, near Mount Vernon, to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, following a courageous battle with cancer. David was born April 7, 1938, in Westerville, Ohio, to Lawrence and Mary E. (Samuel) Noble. He graduated from Johnstown High School, Otterbein College in Westervillewith a degree in Business Administration, and later earned his Master of Divinity degree at Grace Theological Seminary in Winona Lake, Indiana. David had been a resident of the Mount Vernon area since 1983.

He had been employed as an accountant-controller at Technical Rubber Company in Johnstown, served as Business Administrator for Worthington Grace Brethren Church and School, had maintained his own private accounting firm, served for eight years as the Safety-Service Director for the City of Mount Vernon and most recently served as Business Manager for Kacy Architectural Millwork, a family-owned business.

David was an active member of the Lakeholm Church of the Nazarene in Mount Vernon.

Surviving are his wife Nancy (Cooper) Noble, whom he married June 26, 1960; his son Kevin (Cynthia) Noble; his daughter Linda L. Noble; grandchildren Timothy Noble, Amanda Noble and Christopher Noble and his sister Barbara J. (James) Earnest of Mount Vernon. Besides his parents, Dave was preceded in death by a grandson, William David Noble and a sister, Donna M. Noble.

Friends may call Monday, Dec. 5, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Lakeholm Church of the Nazarene, where funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. on Tuesday. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Those who desire may make memorial contributions in David’s name to the Lakeholm Church of the Nazarene, 16001 Glen Rd., Mount Vernon, OH 43050 or to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

To send a private online condolence to the family, visit

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of David S. Noble.

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