Naomi Watson Wise

Published 5:38 pm Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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Naomi Watson Wise, 91, born in Canoe and a resident of Bay Minette, died Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at her residence. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by two daughters, Pamela Wise (Mickey) Carney of Hattiesburg, Miss. and Jody Lynn Wise (fiancé, Ken Beard) of Bay Minette; seven grandchildren, Stephanie Wise Loper, Kelly (Honey) Wise Tara Wise (Brian) Lancaster, Ryan (K.C.) Wise, Bradley Wise Campbell, Gary Patrick Campbell and Watson McNeill Campbell; three step-grandchildren, Michael (Melissa) Carney, John Mark Carney and David (Emily) Carney; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandson; daughter in law, Aimeé Wise of Gordo; and special friend, Peggy Wise of Bay Minette.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Winton E. Wise; two sons, Gary Otis Wise and Michael Watson Wise; and a brother, Kenneth Watson.

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Funeral services were held Friday, December 13, 2019 at the First Baptist Church with Dr. Chip Starnes and Dr. Michael Carney officiating. Burial followed at Canoe Freewill Cemetery.

The family received friends Friday, December 13, at First Baptist Church.

Pallbearers were Bradley Campbell, Gary Campbell, Watson Campbell, Ryan Wise, Dr. Michael Carney and David Carney.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Community Hospice; and Mrs. Wise’s caregivers, Kathryn Huggins and Carmen Williams for the care she received during her illness.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, N.C. 28607-3000.

Arrangements by Norris Funeral Home, 402 E. 2nd St., Bay Minette, AL 36507, 251-937-9596. Online condolences at