Elvin Eugene Noel 77 passed away on March 12, 2017. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 16, at McWilliams Funeral Home in Gallatin. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to service. Friends may call after 11am Wednesday.

Elvin Eugene Noel 77 passed away on March 12, 2017. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 16, at McWilliams Funeral Home in Gallatin. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to service. Friends may call after 11am Wednesday. Burial will be at the Hillcrest cemetery near Gallatin. Memorial contributions may be made to the United Methodist Church of Gallatin or the Green Hills Animal Shelter in Trenton. Elvin was born December 23, 1939 in Gifford, Missouri to Everett and Elizabeth Noel. He attended Collinsville High School, in Collinsville, Illinois and then went on to college and graduated from Truman State University. On March 2, 1963, he married Peggy Sue McFry. Together they own and operate three clothing stores: Howards, Trenton, MO: Friends, Chillicothe, MO and JP Fashions, Cameron, MO. For the past 45 years, you could usually find him at Howards. Elvin was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Steve Noel and sister, Judy Howard. Survivors include his wife Peggy of the home, daughter Kelly (Richard) Harman, Springfield, MO, son, Kevin (Michelle) Noel, Cameron, MO three grandchildren: Megan (Jason) Anderson, Roland Park, KS, Ryan Squires, Kansas City, MO and Hannah Noel, Independence, MO. Four step-grandchildren: RJ (Carrie) Heinse, Kansas City, MO, Stacy (Tom) Brecht, North Hollywood, CA, Ian and Dayne Harman both of Springfield, MO. One great-grandchild, Nicholas Anderson, three step great-grandchildren: Annabelle and Owen Heinse and Bradley Brecht; brother Mike (Alice) Noel, Herculaneum, MO. Online condolences may be left at www.mcwilliamsfuneralhomes.com