The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


October 5, 2013

Noel Lambert, 87, dies

Saturday, October 5, 2013 — Noel Huneycutt Lambert, 87 years of age, of Oakboro, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at Woodhaven Court in Albemarle.

Noel was born October 2, 1925, in Stanly County to the late Theodore Franklin Huneycutt Sr. and the late Minnie Huneycutt. She was also preceded in death by husbands, Joel E. Tucker Sr. and Hubert Lambert; sisters, Sybil Love, Sue Butler and Rachel Cannon; and one brother, Ross Huneycutt.

A graveside service was Thursday, October 3, 2013, at 4 p.m. at Indian Hill Presbyterian Church Cemetery officiated by Rev. Gene Hopkins and Rev. Rick Brundin. Immediately following the service, the family received friends in the church fellowship hall.

She is survived by her son, Joel Tucker and wife Marie of Oakboro; daughter, Nancy Furr and husband “Runt” of New London; stepdaughter, Carrie McLester and husband Joe of Stanfield; stepson, Jerry Lambert of Atlanta, Ga.; brother, Theodore Franklin Huneycutt Jr.; sister, June Morgan of Stanfield; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Community Hospice of Troy, 120 N. Main St., Troy, NC 27371.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Lambert family.

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