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ri Lynn Noel (nee: Gibbs), left us to be with The Lord God Almighty on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010, at age 59.
Shari was a life-long resident of Prineville. She graduated from Crook County High School in 1968.
Shari held many different jobs in her lifetime, from being a ticket taker at the Pine Theater to serving as the admissions officer and expense manager at Mount Bachelor Academy. She also worked in the office of Western Insurance and Prineville Insurance, and most recently as bookkeeper and sales clerk at Accurate Glass.
Shari married Allen Seaweard of Izee, Ore., on March 9, 1968, with whom she raised two sons, Shane and Dustyn.
After her divorce from Allen, with whom she has remained good friends, Shari married Ron Noel on April 6, 2002. She was a lifetime member of the Prineville 1st Baptist Church.
Shari is preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Mackie Gibbs, her uncle, Warren Grady and his son Allen Lane Grady, and her grandparents, Jim and Mary Whitehurst.
She is survived by her husband, Ron Noel; her two children, Shane of Portland, Ore., and Dustyn and his wife Jill Seaweard of Prineville; her first husband, Allen of Prineville; her Aunt, Nell Grady of Prineville; brother, Mark Gibbs of Prineville; four step-children, Kari and Brien Moore of Boise, Idaho, Jessica Noel and Jennifer Noel of Gladstone, Ore.; and seven grandchildren, Jaclyn and Lige Seaweard, Jackson and Aniston Moore, D’Artagnion (Tanner), Walter, and Andrew Noel.
Services will be held at noon on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010, at the First Baptist Church of Prineville. Flowers can be sent to the Prineville Funeral Home at 199 NE 10th St. Prineville, Oregon 97754.