James Terry Noland

February 17, 1922February 2, 2019

James Terry Noland, 96, resident of Brookdale, passed away Saturday, February 2, 2019, surrounded by his family. Terry was born and raised in Richmond, Kentucky by his parents Harris W and Elizabeth Noland with his older brother Harris William Noland, Jr and younger sister Betty. He graduated from the University of Kentucky. His long career in banking started with his employment at the First National Bank of Birmingham which is now known as AmSouth. He started in the Trust Department, then Comptroller and later Executive Vice President and Head of the Trust Department. He also served on the Executive Committee of the bank. After retiring from banking, he was Comptroller from Shoal Creek Country Club where he helped with the development of the first professional golf tournament held at the country club. He served in the Army in France during World War II for which he received a Bronze Star. He was active in the Boys Scouts of America as a former Scout Master and serving on the Local Council. From the Boy Scouts of America he received the Silver Beaver Award. He was also a member of the Vulcan Power Squadron and served on national committees. Terry was a member of Valley Christian Church. He served there as a Deacon, Elder, Treasurer and Trustee. He had received a Christian Service Recognition award from this congregation. Terry is survived by his wife of 76 years, Joan Taylor Noland, his sister Betty Noland Barnard, his children Ann Noland Johnsey, James Terry Noland Jr. and wife Beverly, John Harris Noland and his wife Donna, and William Alexander Noland and his life partner Emily, his grandsons Gary Wayne Johnsey, William Harris Noland, John Alexander Johnsey and Andrew Scott Noland, and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation for Mr. Noland will be Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 at 12:00 PM at Valley Christian Church followed by a funeral service at 1:00 PM. Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery.



  • Visitation Thursday, February 7, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, February 7, 2019


  • Burial

James Terry Noland

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