Mt. Vernon Register-News

September 12, 2013

Naoma Bullock


The Register-News

---- — Naoma Joyce Bullock, 84, of Geff, passed away 9:45 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at her home.

Naoma was born April 3, 1929, in DeQueen, Ariz., to William and Willa (Hughes) Jacobs. She first married Leland Shepard in California and he preceded her in death in 1957. She later married Frank Bullock in 1958, in Illinois and he preceded her in death in 1996.

Naoma was a housewife and loved the outdoors. She was a member of Pleasant Hill ‘Brick’ Missionary Baptist Church in Mt. Erie.

Naoma is survived by one daughter, Collene (Jeff) Lukas of Wayne City; two sons, Lonnie (Kathie) Shepard of Cisne and Charles Shepard of Geff; one stepdaughter, Phyllis Yohe of Mt. Erie; one stepson, Rodney Bullock of Front Royal, Va.; one sister, Pat of Washington; 13 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Michael and Glen; one stepdaughter, Barbara; her husbands; four sisters; and her parents.

Funeral services for Naoma Bullock will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Pleasant Hill ‘Brick’ Missionary Baptist Church near Mt. Erie. Burial will be in West Cemetery near Mt. Erie.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Hosselton Funeral Home.

Memorials may be given to the Baptist Nursing Home in Mt. Carmel and may be sent to Oakview Heights Care and Rehab Center in Mt. Carmel.

Online condolences may be given to the family at www.hosseltonfh.com.