Francis "Al" Nooft



Francis “Al” Nooft, Jr., 69, passed away peacefully at the Medical University of South Carolina on May 10, 2017. He was born in Georgetown, SC on December 22, 1947 to the late Francis A Nooft, Sr. and Willie Mary Robbins Nooft.

For 30 years, Al proudly served his country in the United States Army in many capacities including military police and retired with the rank of Major. Al also served as a volunteer manager for Disaster Shelters for the American Red Cross, was a volunteer fire fighter and EMT for Florence and Lexington as well as a volunteer for the Lexington County Community Emergency Response Team. Al earned a Masters Degree in computers, and went on to retire from the former Bell South Company, now known as AT&T. Mr. Nooft was an active member of Surfside Presbyterian Church. His true enjoyment in life, was his family.

Left to cherish Al’s memory, is Eve Alexander Nooft, beloved wife of 48 years; his daughter, Ginger Painter and her husband Rusty; his step-daughter Jean Anne Schnittker and her husband Henning of Munich, Germany; step-son, Brian Jordan and his wife Gloria; granddaughters, Laurin and Lillie Painter; step-grandchildren, Sara and Charlie Schnittker; his sisters, Mary Skipper and her husband William, & Debbie Dugan and her husband Lewis both of Georgetown; his brother, Pat Nooft and his wife, Dora; as well as many nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Al’s Life will take place at Surfside Presbyterian Church (8732 US Hwy 17 Bypass S, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588) on Friday May 12, 2017 at 3:00 PM.

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.

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