Noami Jean Wyaman, born in Jal, N.M., on May 1, 1941, to James and Joe Ella Buffington, died Sept. 11, 2013.
She was raised in Shirley, Ark., then moved to Seneca in January 1992. Her passions and talents were fishing and sewing. Noami was a member of the Swars Prairie Baptist Church and attended Neosho Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Joe Ella Buffington; son, Patrick Dennis Gray; husband of 20 years, Keith Laverne Wyaman; and brother Jimmie Clyde Buffington.
Survivors include one sister, Lillian “Bonnie” Buffington; three daughters, Joni Ann (Gray) Otto, Neosho, Cindy Lou Wyman, Seneca, and Pamela Kay Wyman, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; two sons, Roger Oliver Gray and wife, Tracy and David A Robison and wife, Gala, all of Monett; grandchildren, Quan, Shawn, James, Joeseph, Kayla, Trina, Joshua, Tiffany, Melea, Christian, Brandon, Roy, James Edwards, Cody, Riely, Kyler, Kala; six great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. today at the Church of God in Neosho. Following visitation funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. with Pastor Ed Wilson officiating. Grandchildren will serve as pallbearers. Graveside committal services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday at the Eglantine Cemetery in Fairfield Bay, Ark.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association of the American Heart Association in care of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, P.O. Box 380 Seneca, 64865.
Arrangements are under the personal direction of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca.