Ernest Monroe Nokes

Ernest Monroe Nokes, age 58, died Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at DeKalb County Hospital following an extended illness.

A resident of Parch Corn Rd., Woodbury, Mr. Nokes was a native of DeKalb County. He worked in the construction industry and was a member of the Church of Christ.

Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Woodbury Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Weldon Parkinson officiating.

Burial will be in Mt. Aarat Cemetery.

He was preceded in death of his parents, Robert and Ruth Ratleph Nokes, and his brother, David Nokes.

Survivors include two children, Ricky Nokes of Woodbury and Tracy (Terry) Hill of Woodbury; and four grandchildren, Kenny Fults, Lucas Kayne, Keauna Nokes and Chloe Hill.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Woodbury Funeral Home to help with burial expenses.