Novelene Currey was born January 9, 1928 in Milam County, Texas and was a daughter of James Arthur Caffey and Bessie Rolan.
She and Milton R. (Jim) Currey were married July 6, 1946 in Rockdale and to this union three children were born. They have made their home in Rockdale for the past 63 years and attended the Forest Grove Christian Church.
Novelene was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Dean Caffey. She passed away Thursday, May 21, 2009 at the Reniassance Villa in Rockdale having reached the age of 81.
Suvivors include her husband, Jim Currey of Rockdale; son, Michael Ray Currey and wife Deborah of Elgin; daughters, Marcia Bastow and husband, Jack of Rockdale; Nancy Bell and husband, Doug of Rockdale; brothers, Buddy Caffey of Temple; Byron Caffey of Houston; Alton Caffey of Rockdale; 12 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
Services for Novelene Currey were held Sunday at 2 p.m., May 24, 2009 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with burial following in the Forest Grove Cemetery. Visitation was at Phillips and Luckey on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m.. Memorials: Vista Care Hospice; 2626B South 37th; Temple 76504