Dr. George Junior Nolan


George Junior Nolan was born 11-3-1935 in Stilwell Oklahoma, to Lafayette and Theresa Nolan. He went home to be with his lord and savior on 1-28-2019. George married Phyllis Reddell on Oct 21, 1955, in Stilwell. George received his Bachelors from Northeastern State University. He went on to receive his Masters and PhD in Physical chemistry from the University of Arkansas. Upon graduation they moved to Bartlesville Oklahoma where he was a research chemist for Phillips Petroleum. While at Phillips he developed 11 patents. However, he desired to teach and returned to Northeastern State University where he was professor for 37 years retiring at the age of 70. He then worked as a substitute teacher at Keys High Schools for three years where many students fondly referred to him as Papa George.
George is survived by five children, 11 grandchildren, eight and soon to be nine great grandchildren and one brother, many friends and family. He was proceeded in death by his wife Phyllis of 60 years.
Funeral services will be at graveside with immediate family members only.
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Published on January 31, 2019
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