William Ray Noonchester, age 73, of Independence, KY, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018 at his residence. He was a retired Lead Adjuster for Duro Bag and a U.S. Air Force Veteran. William enjoyed hunting, fishing, motorcycles, C.B. radios, and spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Marie Noonchester; daughter, Jean Casey; son, Shawn Cooper; and granddaughter, Sarah Noonchester. He is survived by his daughters, Loretta Hall (Jack), Lisa Noonchester, April Noonchester, and Sheila Cooper; sons, Robert Noonchester (Cheryl), William Noonchester, Jr. (Betty Jo), and Mike Noonchester (Gina); twenty grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; sister, Lora Watkins; and brother, Walter Noonchester. Visitation will be Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home in Florence, KY. Interment will be at the Clay Thomas Family Cemetery in Jackson, KY. Memorials may be made to the Noonchester Family, c/o Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed to www.chambersandgrubbs.com.