Jeffrey "Jeff" Noda, age 53, of Cumming passed away Monday, May 20, 2013. Jeff loved sailing and golf. He owned a marine surveying business, Southeast Yacht Services, for 30 years. He was also involved with the Atlanta Marine Trade Association for many years.
He also captained and maintained the "Amistad", the biggest boat on Lake Lanier, owned by Tommy Bagwell, which was chartered by many groups and charities. His favorite group was F.O.C.U.S, Families Of Children Under Stress.
He is survived by his parents, Gerald and Alberta Noda of Florida; daughter, Madison; brothers and sisters, Bryan Noda, Denise Verdi, Darlene (Ernie) Phillips, Gerald Noda Jr.; nephews, Ernie Phillips Jr., Danny Phillips, Rob Verdi and Jason Verdi.
Memorial services will be held Friday, May 24, at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Ingram Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ruel Martin officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 1-3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Focus-ga.org
, 3825 Presidential Parkway, Suite 103, Atlanta, GA 30340, (770) 234-9111.
Condolences may be made at www.ingramfuneralhome.com.
Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.