Tommy Lee Nobles, 59, of Orange, died Wednesday, April 7, 2010, at Debakey VA Medical Center in Houston due to complications with acute pneumonia. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Officiating will be Pastor David Berkheimer of Community Church. Burial will follow at Orange Forest Lawn in West Orange. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m., Friday at the funeral home in Orange.

Born in Kirbyville on March 13, 1951, Tommy was the son of Dalton Nobles and Lois Morris Nobles. He served in the U.S. Army and owned and operated his own remodeling company.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dalton and Lois Nobles; father-in-law, Tom Sullivan; and brothers, Jimmy and Danny Nobles.

Tommy is survived by his wife, Tonna Nobles; daughter, Amber Nobles-LeJeune; son and daughter-in-law, Joshua and Kim Nobles; grandchildren, Bryce, Brock, and Breezy LeJeune, Ashton, Aiden, Isaac, Sarah, and Zachary Nobles; brother and sister-in-law, Jerry Mark and Tammy Nobles; and mother-in-law, Juanita Sullivan.

Serving as pallbearers will be Joe Will, Kenneth Cormier, Duane Gault, Mark Duran, Sean Sullivan, and Charlie Hennigan.
He was deeply loved and will be greatly missed.