Naomi Pearl Tuttle Lemley, 84, went to be with her Lord, Jesus Christ on Friday, April 16, 2021, in her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by the love of her life, Marvin Eugene Lemley, to whom she was married for 67 years.
Naomi was a Christian by faith and attended Trinity Assembly of God in Fairmont. She also attended First Assembly of God, Fort Myers, Fla., during the winter months. She retired from Westinghouse Corporation/Phillips Lighting after 37 years of service. Naomi enjoyed her retirement with her husband for over 20 years in Fort Myers, Fla. Marvin and Naomi enjoyed traveling in their RV to almost all of the states, including Alaska. Naomi and her daughter enjoyed many shopping trips together. She adored the family dog, Max, and spent her last three years in Fairmont where she was cared for by her loving husband, Marvin, her daughter, Sherry and son-in-law Tim.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her two children, Sherry Lee and her husband Timothy J. Efaw, of Fairmont, and Scott Eugene Lemley, of Cleveland; her granddaughter, Stephane Lemley; and two step grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Alberta Jane and her husband Franklin Suplita, of Cleveland, two brothers, David and his wife Barbara Tuttle, of Morgantown, and Tim and his wife Donna Tuttle, of Wana, her sister-in-law, Ellen and her husband Harold Campbell, of Mount Morris, Pa.; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Naomi was preceded in death by her grandmother, Naomi Lemley Tuttle, who also raised her; her father, Glen Tuttle; her mother and her stepfather, Cora Fleedra Tuttle Wilson and Lloyd Wilson; her brother, Joe Tuttle; her mother-in-law and father-in-law, Genevieve Lemley Foley and Clyde Foley; and her nephew, Frank Suplita.
The family would like to thank Amedysis Hospice for their care and support. They would like to also thank a special aid, Angie Thobois.
Memorial donations may be made to Gastroparesis research at g-pact.org, or G-PACT, 185-132 Newberry Commons, Etters, PA, 17319, to www.parkinson.org or the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st St., Suite 800, Miami, FL, 33131.
The family has entrusted the arrangements to Ford Funeral Home, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic it is required that masks be worn and social distancing be maintained for all arrangements. Visitation will be held from 6-9 p.m., Monday, April 19, and from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Tuesday, April 20. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 1 p.m. with Pastor Charlie Fancher officiating. Interment will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens in Fairmont.