Posted on

Cecil J. (Jack) Nolot

Former Harrison County Commissioner Cecil J. (Jack) Nolot died Friday, Jan. 4, at his home. He was 96.
A native of Depauw, born May 18, 1905, he was the son of the late Edward P. and Stella Stone Nolot.
He was a retired supervisor for the Harrison County Highway Dept., a former Democratic member of the Harrison County Council and two-term Harrison County Commissioner, elected in 1946 and 1950. He also ran for sheriff.
Nolot was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church in Frenchtown.
Survivors include his wife, the former Mae Smith; three sons, James M. Nolot of Ramsey, Thomas R. Nolot of Pekin and Mervin J. Nolot of Terre Haute; two daughters, Ann J. Kellum and Rita L. Whittaker, both of Depauw; a brother, Raymond H. Nolot of Depauw; two sisters, Mae Parker of Coral Gables, Fla., and Lora Hosier of New Albany; 22 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
The funeral was Monday, Jan. 7, at St. Bernard Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery. Father Fred Denison officiated. Michelle Whittaker was organist.
Pallbearers were Joe Kellum, Cleve and Clay Whittaker, and Todd, Tab, Ty, Andy, Matthew and Kyle Nolot.