DEXTER -- Madge Darlene Brown Noyes, 86, died Nov. 8, 2006, in the Cypress Point Health Care.
Born Oct. 27, 1920, at Parma, daughter of the late Clifford and Maude Barfield Brown, she was a homemaker and a member of the new Hope Church near Essex. She had been formerly employed as a cook at Richland Public Schools.
On Sept. 5, 1938, at Benton, she married Drexel Noyes who preceded her in death on Aug. 23, 1992.
One daughter, Kathryn Noyes Matthews, preceded her in death on Nov. 3, 2005. Also preceding her in death were two sisters, Helen Brown and Mary Ellen Brown; and two brothers, James Brown and Clifford Brown.
Survivors include: one son, Robert N. Noyes of Bloomfield; three daughters, Susan Noyes James of Springfield, Ill., Cheryl Noyes Sandage of Bloomfield and Melanie Noyes Dreiman of Dhahran, Saudi Arabia; one brother, Leon Brown of Bernie; one sister, Norma Brown Holloway of Indianapolis; and seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of services at noon Friday at the Rainey-
Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. Otis Dunn will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.