Mrs. Naomi Deal, 97, of Owensboro, departed this life on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at Riverside Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Taylor Mines, Kentucky.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Opal and Lula Coleman Warner, two brothers, James W. and Edward Warner. On March 8, 2002, her husband Ben Deal passed away.
She accepted Christ at an early age and united with the Zion Missionary Baptist Church where she was a member of the Senior Choir, served on the Mother’s Board and the Pastors Aide Committee. Naomi was a Kentucky Colonel, and Past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star Amaranth Chapter #46. She also was member of the Daviess County Republican Women Club.
Naomi enjoyed craft classes at the Elizabeth Munday Center Activity Center. She was an avid KWC basketball fan with Marshall Sanders as her favorite player #55 and Ray Harper was her favorite coach.
Naomi leaves to cherish her memories and mourn the loss of her passing, one son, Marshall (Allyson) Sanders; two granddaughters, Amari and Analea Sanders; one sister-in-law, Shirley Clark; a devoted friend, Patricia McFarland; Caregivers, Anna Johnson, Louella Lee, Audrey Smith and Allyson Sanders along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.