Cover photo for Harrison Nolan's Obituary
1921 Harrison 2015

Harrison Nolan

February 22, 1921 — December 1, 2015

Harrison Nolan was born in Harlan County, KY on February 22, 1921 to Bradley Nolan and Martelia Howard Nolan, passed from this life on December 1, 2015 at his home. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army serving in World War II; the retired owner/operator of Nolan’s Grocery in Coldiron, KY

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bradley and Martelia Nolan; wife, Dorcas Taylor Nolan; brothers, Doc Nolan and Clyde Nolan; and sisters, Florence Kallum, Elsie Pempeck, Ethel Goins, and Ruth Alred.

Surviving are his children, Gary Nolan and wife Jan of Coldiron, Ruby Saylor and husband Dannie of Coldiron, and Greg Nolan and fiancé Tammy Weaver of Manchester; brother, Murphy Nolan and wife Kaye of Coldiron; grandchildren, Randy and Kristie Nolan, Chasity Nolan, Dayla and Roy Combs, Dannie and Tonja Saylor, Taylor Harrison Nolan, and Cade Nolan; great-grandchildren, Seth and Sarah Nolan, Dakota, Danielle, Danessa, Dannah, Danton, and Dannie Michael Saylor; special nephew Elbert Long who he raised as his own; and special niece and nephew Bernice and Bill Buchanan.  Also several nieces, nephews, family, and friends are left to mourn his passing.  Also surviving are all his longtime friends whom he always welcomed at the old store.

Visitation will be Friday, December 4, 2015 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM in the Chapel of Anderson-Laws and Jones Funeral Home and after 10:30 am until the funeral hour Saturday at the Coldiron Church of God Mountain Assembly

Funeral Services will be conducted Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 12:00 PM at the Coldiron Church of God of the Mountain Assembly.  The Rev. Jack Carmical will officiate the services.

Interment will follow the funeral in the Saylor Cemetery at Jesse's Creek.  Military Rites will be provided by the Harlan Honor Guard.

Please share a photo or memory of Harrison at  Anderson-Laws and Jones Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Harrison Nolan.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Harrison Nolan, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 15

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree