Naomi Amy Thompson, 88, Neosho, passed away Oct. 10, 2013.

She was born 1925 in Baker, Ore. She was the youngest of nine children. Her daddy was a preacher in many churches in Idaho and she traveled to sing in many lady gospel groups in her 20s.

Naomi was married in 1952 to Christian Eugene Thompson.

She was a bookkeeper at the Sears & Roebuck, her accounting career lead her many places but the most interesting and enjoyable was at Yellowstone National Park where she retired. Once retired, she loved to travel from place to place and visiting her extended family. She secretly always wanted to be an ambulance driver.

She is survived by her children, Christine Zeigler and husband, Lloyd, Cedar Hill, Texas, Gladys Jean Workman and husband, Michael, Neosho, and Charles Lynn Thompson and wife, Betty, Strafford, Mo., Neosho. Naomi is the proud grandmother of 13 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse Kelley and Louise Campbell; two children, Kelley Lee Thompson and Gloria Louise Seacrest.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Clark Funeral Home Chapel in Neosho. Lloyd Zeigler will officiate. Interment will be in the Oakwood Cemetery, Neosho.

Service arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.  

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