Naomi Marie Smith, 95, of Lorena, TX passed away on May 15, 2019. Visitation will be from 5-7pm Friday, May 17 at Pecan Grove Funeral Home in Waco, TX. Funeral services will be at 11am on Saturday, May 18 in her childhood church, Glendale Methodist Church in Trinity, TX.
Mrs. Smith was born July 30, 1923 to Ben and Mary Campbell in Glendale, TX. She married James “Jack” Smith in 1940. She was a charter member of Crossroads Baptist Church in Lorena. Naomi was an avid reader and amazing cook - especially known for her pies!
Naomi was preceded in death by her husband Jack Smith, son David Smith, and grandson Duane Smith.
She is survived by her son Donnie Smith and Virginia Johnston, daughter Brenda Mattern and husband Tom. She is also survived by six grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Naomi was a very caring person, always ready with a hug and an “I love you.” She loved sending and receiving cards and received over 100 cards for her 90th birthday!
In lieu of flowers, please consider sending a card to someone special in your life.