Billy "Bill" Norman Nobles

June 27, 1941 ~ October 31, 2020 (age 79)


Mr. Billy (Bill) Norman Nobles, 79, of Fayetteville North Carolina, passed away on Saturday, October 31, 2020, at his home surrounded by his family.

Bill was a gentle hearted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He dearly loved children and had a way of winning the respect and hearts of everyone he met. In high school he was voted “All Columbus County” in football. He earned a bachelor’s degree in education from Elon University, masters and sixth year advanced degrees from East Carolina University. Bill was also a member of Phi Delta Kappa Honor Society. He worked 34 years as a teacher and principal in the Cumberland County school system retiring in 1996. Bill set his standards high and always lived by his personal and professional values. His way meant being a strong leader with southern gentleman ways. Bill was a long-time member of Haymount United Methodist Church. He loved spending time with his family and friends at his favorite spot in Lake Waccamaw, North Carolina.  Billy was a good man and he will be truly missed by all.

Bill is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Sondra Mooney Nobles; two sons, John and Karen Nobles and Joey and Sherry Nobles; Grandchildren, Amanda Nobles, John Nobles Jr., Zachary Nobles and Olivia Costantino, Emily Nobles and William Nobles; Great Granddaughter, Milani Nobles-Costantino; and many nieces and nephews.  He was proceeded in death by his parents, James and Grettie Nobles; brother, Rossie Nobles, and sister, Estamae Pate.  

Memorials may be made to Haymount United Methodist Church or Boys and Girls Home of Lake Waccamaw, NC. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Haymount United Methodist Church on Saturday November 14, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. (1700 Fort Bragg Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28303). The public is invited with visitation following the service at H.U.M.C. and at home.           


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Celebration of Life
November 14, 2020

2:00 PM
Haymount United Methodist Church
1700 Fort Bragg Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28308

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