|Birth: ||Apr. 20, 1919|
|Death: ||Oct. 18, 2010|
Naomi Aline Adams
(April 20, 1919 - October 18, 2010)
Naomi Aline Adams, 91, passed away on Monday, October 18, 2010 at Heritage Manor Care Center, Newton, Iowa.
Naomi lived most of her life in St. Joseph, Missouri. Naomi and her husband, John H. moved to Arizona in October of 2005 to live with a daughter, Sheryl Hoover. In August of 2008 Naomi moved to Newton, Iowa where her son John lives.
Naomi was born in St. Joseph on April 20, 1919 to James Arthur and Elbertha Madge (Leonard) Adams.
She married John Herman Adams on January 21, 1942 in St. Joseph. Naomi was a stay-at-home mom until the children were raised. She was active as a Christian Educator, leading a Bible Club for the kids in the neighborhood, teaching in Sunday School, and Vacation Bible School. She also was involved with her children in Scouting.
Naomi began working at K-Mart in 1965, retiring in 1985. She was a member of the Open Bible Church and then the Family Worship Center, both in St. Joseph. She belonged to a Friendship Circle in St. Joseph, where she had many special friends. Naomi was a devout Christian and served her church in many capacities through the years. She enjoyed doing many different types of crafts.
Naomi is survived by a daughter, Sheryl (Roy) Hoover of Peoria, Arizona, and their children: a daughter Rochelle (Kenneth) Pohl, and their children, Nicole (Zachary) Johnston and son Carter; Christin (Daniel) Hiner and daughter Kenadi; and a son Travis, all of Texas. A son, Bradley (Ellie) of Maryland and Brad's children, Jessica and her twin daughters, Madeline and Abigail; Bradley Jr. and Benjamin, all of California. Another son, Steven (Diana) and their children Steven II and Brian all of Arizona. A daughter, Krista (Montgomery) Myles and children Klarissa Bell, Devlin Bell, Jared Bell, Montgomery Jr., Makhail, and Westin, all of Michigan. Naomi is also survived by two sons, the oldest is John E. (Marvelyn) of Newton, Iowa and their children, John P. (Shawna) and their daughter Amanda of Kansas; a daughter Jennifer of Washington DC, and a son Michael (Kyra) and children, Seth, Cadence and Aliya of Newton. Naomi's youngest son is Timothy (Ruby) of Orrick, Missouri and their children, Christopher (Shaunda) of Kansas, and David of Nebraska. Naomi was the seventh child of nine children and is survived by a sister, Wanda Lance of Cambridge, Wisconsin. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Those preceding her in death are her parents, her husband, John Herman on June 27, 2007, an infant son, an infant granddaughter, six brothers, Charles, Everette, Floyd, Fred, Claude and Dwain, and a sister, Genevieve.
Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at Gladden-Stamey Funeral Home.
Celebration of her life will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the Family Worship Center on John Glenn Road, St. Joseph, with Rev. Douglas Cline officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Hospice of Jasper County in Newton or Family Worship Center, St. Joseph.
John Herman Adams (1919 - 2007)
Saint Joseph Memorial Park
Maintained by: Marvelyn Adams
Originally Created by: Sue
Record added: Oct 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60613880
Added: Jul. 19, 2014
Added: Oct. 25, 2010