The Valdosta Daily Times
James Lloyd Nolan Sr., 73, of Valdosta passed away Friday October 18, 2013 at South Georgia Medical Center. He was born on February 21, 1940 to the late Clinton David Nolan, Sr. and Virginia Nell Black. He was a retired chief of Eastside Volunteer Fire Department and a machinist at Owens-Illinois, Inc. He also was the owner and operator of Eagle Fire and Safety until his retirement. He was a member of the Valdosta Elks Lodge and enjoyed fishing, camping, his grandchildren and meeting new people. He is preceded in death by his parents, Brother Benny Nolan, sister and brother-in-law Martha and Carroll Fender, sister Susan Nolan McLeod
Survivors include: Wife of 53 years, Dorothy Nolan of Valdosta; 3 Sons and Daughter-in-law: James L. Nolan Jr., Valdosta, Greg Nolan(Karen) Valdosta, Ga., Richard Nolan of Valdosta; 7 Grandchildren: Tara Nolan, Kayla Boyd(Eric), Kyle Nolan(Brittney), Jessica Tutt(James), Greg Minter(Randi), Jordan Nolan, Ansley Nolan; 9 Great -grandchildren; Brothers David and Donna Nolan of Valdosta, Calvin and Lynn Nolan Valdosta, Bubba and Debbie Nolan of Valdosta; Numerous nieces and nephews and extended family members; Brother-in-law Eanix Poole(Wavene) Lineville, Ala; Mother-in-law Loretta Poole Grand Ridge, Fla.
Funeral services will be held Monday, October 21, 2013 at 2:00P.M in the chapel of Music Funeral Services of Valdosta. Visitation will be held Sunday October 20, 2013 from 5:00 P.M until 7:00P.M at the funeral home as well. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Elks Christmas Basket Fund, PO Box 1455, Valdosta, GA 31603 and Georgia Fire Fighters Burn Association, www.gfbf.thankyou4caring.org , 2575 Chantilly Dr., Atlanta, Ga. 30324. Sympathy may be expressed online at www.musicfuneralservices.com . — Music Funeral Services of Valdosta is serving the Nolan family.