Noene Major Allen, nee Ray, 80, Union, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Union.
Noene, daughter of the late Frank Ray and wife Hazel, nee Fitzgerald, was born May 17, 1933, in Salem. She owned and operated Peoples Hotel, Washington, with her husband, Walter Major.
Noene was preceded in death by her first husband, Walter Major; second husband, Billy Allen; one daughter, Linda Wymer; parents, Frank and Hazel Ray; two brothers, Kenneth Ray and Jack Ray; and one sister, Gloria Cleone Ray.
She is survived by two sons, John Major and wife Lynne, Washington, and Charlie Major and wife Sherry, Union; seven grandchildren, Mandy, Phyllis, Tiffany, Alicia, Chad, Courtney and Wendy; 17 great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
Visitation was held from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at Midlawn Funeral Home, Union. A funeral service followed the visitation, beginning at 6 p.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Tom Ison officiating.
Burial at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Salem, will be at a later date.
To send condolences to the family, visit www.midlawn.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the American Heart Association are preferred.
The family was served by Midlawn Funeral Home, Union.
Published in The Missourian on Nov. 16, 2013