Naomi Willard, 82, of Parma, died Saturday, September 22, 2012, at Malden Nursing and Rehab. She was a retired line worker at a plastic factory and was of the Baptist faith.
Born in Huntsville, Ala., on November 1, 1929, she was the daughter of the late William (Jessie) Gover and the late Clella (Edgemon) Gover. She was united in marraige to Garlon (GC) Willard, who preceded her in death in 1984.
Survivors include 6 children, Cheryl Chamberlain of Paragould, Ark., Calvin (Janie) Willard of Niles, Mich., Elizabeth (Don) Lancaster of Mountain View, Mo., Carl Willard of St. Charles, Ill., Kevin Willard of Parma, Belinda Willard of Geneva, Ill., and one sister, Novella Reynolds of Huntsville, Ala.
She had nine grandchildren, 10 great -grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one son, William Thomas Willard, two grandsons, and one brother, William Gover.
A private memorial was held on September 29 in Parma, Mo.