Mary Louise Noel, 87 of Lee’s Summit, MO formerly of Sweet Springs, MO passed away on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at home.


Per Mary Lou’s request she will be cremated and a graveside Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  Memories of Mary Lou may be left at or on our Facebook Page.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the Ralph O. Jones Funeral Home, 306 S. 2nd St., Odessa, MO, 64076.


Mary Lou was born on April 1, 1931 in Sperry, Oklahoma to Curtis Call & Sallie Catherine (Pettit) Noel.  She graduated from Sweet Spring High School in Sweet Springs, MO.  After high school she earned her master’s degree in Nursing from Mary Mount Nursing School in Salina, Kansas.  Mary Lou retired as Nurse after working many years for various institutions.


Survivors include a sister, Sharon Cundiff and husband Mason from Odessa, MO; three nieces, Caroline Murry from Odessa, MO, Kimberly Kae Parker from Oak Grove, MO and Hattie Noel from Marshall, MO; 6 great nephews, Michael Attebery, Matt Eftef, Cole Eftef, Kiker Murry, Dallas Barnum and Shawn T. Fox; one great niece, Emily Bode.


In addition to her parents, Mary Lou was preceded in death by a brother, Robert “Bob” Noel and a nephew, Michael Dale Parker.