Naomi C. Poll, 81, of rural Gardner, passed away peacefully Sunday, January 27, 2019 at home.
Born April 27, 1937 in Overton County, TN, she is the daughter of the late Eulis and Johnnie (Bilbery) Carter.
Naomi married Billy Lee Poll on March 27, 1946. He preceded her in death in 2000.
She enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s games, traveling with her friends and family, and listening or attending Country music concerts.
Survived by her children: Janet (Craig) King, Bonnie (Anthony) Walker, and Karen (Robert) Buis; grandchildren: Michael King, Joshua (Melanie) King, Andrew (Ashlen) King, Trevor and Brandon Walker, Chase and Lexie Buis; great-grandchildren: Kayahna and Kaedyn King; sister, Sue Jones; brothers: Owen Carter and Eulis Carter; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her husband; her parents, one sister, Emogene Fletcher; brother, Avon Carter; Paul Carter, and Manhue Carter.
A visitation for Naomi will be held Friday, February 1, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at the U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home. A Celebration of Naomi’s Life will be Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the New Community Christian Church, located at 705 E. Washington Street in Morris, officiated by Pastor Andrew King. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery.
Preferred memorial contributions may be made in Naomi’s name to OSF Hospice or Grundy Community Volunteer Hospice.
Arrangements have been entrusted with U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home, 301 W. Washington Street, Morris, IL. For further information visit the website at www.ucdaviscallahan.com or contact the funeral home at 815-942-0084. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting the website.