Mrs. Naomi L. Stretch, 90, a resident of Chillicothe, Mo., died Friday afternoon, Aug. 2, 2013, at Indian Hills Nursing Home, Chillicothe.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Slater Funeral Home, Trenton, Mo., with Larry Reeter officiating. Burial will be in Old Scottland Cemetery, Jameson, Mo. Memorials may be made to the Old Scottland Cemetery and may be left at the funeral home. There is no scheduled family visitation.
Mrs. Naomi L. Stretch was born May 27, 1923, in Brimson, Mo., the daughter of Ross and Sean Ellis Hobbs. She graduated from Spickard High School, raise her children and hen retired after working 18 years at Hedrick Medical Center, Chillicothe.
On July 21, 1942, she was married to Russell Stretch at Gallatin, Mo. He preceded her death on Feb. 28, 2006.
Her survivors include four daughters: Beverly Thompson and husband Duane of Chillicothe, Mo.; Bonnie Morin and husband Charles of Chillicothe, Mo.; Connie Knapp and friend Frank of Camden, Maine; and Patsy Blake and husband Zeke of Chillicothe, Mo. One son: Terry Stretch and Linda of Chillicothe, Mo. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father Ross Hobbs, her mother Sean Hobbs, one infant daughter Sandra Stretch, three sisters Nellie (Turley) Ray, Mildred Gibson, Minnie Hufman, three brothers Charlie Hobbs, Tommy Hobbs and Wayne Hobbs.
Online condolences may be left at www.slatersfuneralhome.com.