Mrs. Dena Mae Noah age 87 of Tazewell, TN was born in Gray Hawk, KY on February 23, 1935, and passed away peacefully with her family by her bedside on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Dena was a very faithful member of the Cedar Grove Baptist church where she enjoyed singing in the choir and WMU. She was a pianist and a self-taught artist. She also enjoyed the Homemakers Club. Dena was a renowned seamstress and worked out of her own shop. She and Glenn owned and operated Noah’s Grocery on Cedar Fork for many years.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great- grandmother.
She was preceded in death by her Parents: Dee and Ella Banks.
Brother: Donald Banks and wife Eileen.
She is survived by her:
Husband: Glenn Noah of 65 years
Children: Wade Noah and wife Barbara
Phillip Noah and wife Elizabeth
Glenna Hodges and husband Michael
Grandchildren: Justin Noah and wife Tanya
Shawn Noah and wife Amanda
Brintton Noah, Joseph Noah, Nicholas Hodges, Ella Hodges,
Angie Berry and husband Michael, and Chris Lankford.
9 Great Grandchildren
Brothers and Sisters: Denver Banks and wife Loretta,
Drucilla Sizemore, Betty Sanders and husband Garry,
Leona Byrd and husband Glenn, Danny Banks and wife Linda and
David Banks and wife Mata,
Beloved Brothers-In-Laws and Sisters-In-Laws and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Sunday, June 12, 2022, from 5PM till 7PM with funeral services to follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Eddie Overholt officiating. Music will be provided by Barbara Hatfield, Chuck Painter and David Painter.
Graveside services will be Monday, June 13, 2022, at 10AM in the Liberty Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Justin Noah, Shawn Noah, Brintton Noah, Joseph Noah,