Naoma Mobbs Woodcock, 94, of Atkinson passed peacefully from her earthly life Saturday, November 2, 2019 at The Laurels of Pender.
She was born February 11, 1925 in Marshall County, Alabama, one of thirteen children born to Jonathan Monroe Mobbs and Bessie Hipp Mobbs. Also lovingly remembered is her beloved husband, Neil Marcus Woodcock who preceded Naoma in death.
Naoma is survived by two sisters; two brothers; numerous nieces and nephews; many dear friends and loving caregivers.
Naoma was a faithful member of Atkinson Baptist Church. For many years Marcus and Naoma lived and worked in the Washington, DC area where Naoma was a secretary for the US Government. Upon retirement they moved to Atkinson where they enjoyed living in the small rural town atmosphere. Living a life by Christian principles, Naoma was a kind, compassionate, and generous lady. Naoma loved her Lord, her family and her friends.
A graveside service will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Woodcock Cemetery with The Rev. Douglas Warnock and The Rev. Ken Smith conducting the service. Naoma will be entombed beside her beloved husband, Marcus.
Flowers are welcomed and Naoma also suggested that anyone wishing to make a memorial gift may do so to Atkinson Baptist Church, PO Box 368, Atkinson NC 28421 or to Woodcock Cemetery Fund, C/O Thelma Woodcock, PO Box 36, Atkinson, NC 28421.
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A service of Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw Chapel.
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Atkinson Baptist Church
PO Box 368, Atkinson NC 28421
C/O Thelma Woodcock PO Box 36, Atkinson NC 28421