Wayne Noyes, age 68 of Ozark, Missouri, passed away Monday, March 12, 2012, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born June 8, 1943, at Lebanon the son of Charles and Ella Jean (Turpin) Noyes. Wayne was a route truck driver and enjoyed regular distributions between Springfield and St. Louis. He proudly served his country with the United States Army during the Viet Nam War and received an honorable discharge on August 18, 1971. . Wayne was preceded in death by his wife Ronda in 1997, also his parents and a sister Barbara Hughes. Wayne is survived by the first love of his life and mother of his two daughters, Paula Noyes; his children Dustin Noyes and wife Sherry, Shelly Garza and husband Adam, April Jones, Tony Barham and Loretta Black; brother Rex Allen; sister Margaret Rymer; sixteen grandchildren, other caring relatives and several good friends. Graveside funeral services were 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, 2012 in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Springfield, MO. Burial with full military honors followed. Visitation was 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Arrangements were under the care and direction of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark, Mo. On line condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com.