The  Shelbyville  News
Friday, January 28, 2006
Mary Frances Nolley, 73, Shelbyville, died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2006, Danville.
Born June 21, 1932, in Smithland, d/o  Frank G. and  Mildred Lavone (Stroup) Snyder.
Married former Police Chief  Robert L. Nolley on June 25, 1948; he preceded her in death on May 6, 2002.
Survivors:  two sons, former police chief  Robert Mason Nolley (wife, Donna) of Shelbyville and  Michael Allen Nolley (wife, Carol) of Avon; one daughter, Ellen Marie Grant (husband, Robert) of Brownsburg; one foster son, Larry Elliott  of Florida; two sisters, Izetta Vanderpohl  of Greensburg and  Anna Mae Gronewald  of St. Paul, Minn.; 16 grandchildren, Jenny Price, Navy Lt. Rob Nolley,  Mary Clark, Shelbyville Det. Joe Nolley, Marine Lance Corp. Michael Nolley Jr.,  Michelle Bagley,  Chastity Haggard,  Daniel Nolley,  Robert Nolley,  Teresa Sasher,  Jamie Beatty,  Joshua Crisman,  Amanda Walkup,  Sean Grant,  Ashley Grant  and  Ana Marie Flores; and 19 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by one great-grandson.
Lifelong Shelby County resident.
Employed at TRW Cinch from 1966 until retiring in 1985.
Member of First Baptist Church, Eastern Star in Shelbyville and American Legion in Brownsburg.
Proud to be the wife, mother and grandmother of three Shelbyville police officers, two of whom became police chiefs.
Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home,  First Baptist Church, 14 W. Broadway St., with the Rev. Dan McCollough officiating.
Burial:  Forest Hill Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 14 W. Broadway St., Shelbyville, IN 46176.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  News
September 28, 1962
Mrs. James (Patricia Jean) Nolley, 33, died today, Major Hospital.  Seriously ill 3 mos.
Lived 519 Montgomery St.
Born 26 Oct 1929 in Shelbyville, d/o  William  and  Nancy (Stillwell) Brokering.
Married  James Nolley  30 May 1946.
Survivors:  husband;  mother, Shelbyville;  2 children, Linda  and  James Nolley, Jr;  siblings, Mrs. Geraldine Walker, Shelbyville,  Wallace G. Brokering, Shelbyville,  William J. Brokering, Shelbyville,  Harry E. Brokering, Shelbyville,  Francis L. Brokering, Shelbyville,  Norman B. Brokering, U.S. Army - CA,  Mrs. Connie (Thelma) Taylor, Albuquerque, NM.
Member of the Shelbyville Church of The Nazarene, Missionary Society and Young People's Society.
Funeral services at the Nazarene Church, Rev. C.D. Gadbow officiating.
Burial:  Forest Hill cemetery.
Carmony Funeral Home, arrangements.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming for Vicki Mason

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