Naomi Watson, 78, Kokomo, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, at her home. She was born Oct. 16, 1939, in Kokomo, the daughter of the late Robert and Dora (Walls) Hundley. On March 31, 1956, she married James Watson, who preceded her in death March 31, 2000.
Naomi was a 1957 graduate of Kokomo High School. She retired from Hooks Pharmacy. She also worked for Mayors Jewelry Store in Florida and Leath's Furniture Store in Kokomo. Naomi was a member of Southwind Church of God, and enjoyed working puzzle books, traveling, and she adored her family and enjoyed being with friends.
Naomi is survived by her children, James Robert Watson, Peru, Dora Jane Watson, Lebanon, and Lucy J. (Jeffrey) Bonner, Burlington; grandchildren, Jennifer (David) Ritter, Nathan Martin, Benjamin (Sherah) Kirby, Amanda (Paul) Freeman, Laura Watson, and Jonathon Watson; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces, and nephews.
Naomi was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother, Robert Hundley.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2018, at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory, 1315 W. Lincoln Road, with Pastor Jerry Ausbrook officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.stoutandson.com.
Published on March 2, 2018