Noble Lorena Brady Vance, 86, of Guy, departed this life on Friday, July 20, 2012. She was born on Sunday, January 24, 1926 in Hot Springs, Arkansas, to the late Everette and Hattie (Tuggle) Brady.
She attended Joe T. Robinson High School. Upon graduation she was employed by Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, where she retired with 44 years of service. She enjoyed working in her flowers, needlepoint, crocheting, dancing and traveling.
She is survived by her children, Leslie Vance, Jr. (Mary), Sandra Thorn (Melvin), and William Vance (Glenda); grandchildren, Tammy Thorn, Todd Thorn, Keith Vance, Travis Thorn, Jennifer Neff, Tara Thorn- Battles, and Kristy Roberts; five step grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, and eighteen step- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Leslie Vance; parents, Everett Brady and Hattie Brady; four brothers, Hurbert Brady, Kenneth Brady, Everett Brady, Jr. and Vaughn Dell Brady; and a grand-daughter, Tanya Rena Thorn.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Sunday, July 22, 2012, at Copperas Springs Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Copperas Springs Cemetery, with Bro. Gary Burdin and Bro. Freddie Mark Wilcox officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m, Saturday, July 21, 2012, at the church. Services are under the direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home- Greenbrier. 501-679-2575