Naomi "Honey" Whitehurst
August 20, 1915 - March 3, 2008
Funeral services for Naomi "Honey" Whitehurst of Hobbs, N.M., will be held 10 am. Thursday, March 6, 2008, at Chapel of Hope Funeral Home with Pastor Keenan Witcher officiating. Burial will follow at Prairie Haven Cemetery.
Mrs. Whitehurst, 92, died March 3, 2008, at Lea Regional Medical Center. She was born Aug. 20, 1915, in Peacock, Texas. She married R.L. Whitehurst in 1936.
Mrs. Whitehurst was a loving wife and mother. Her family was her life. "Honey" was very active in her church until her health prevented that activity. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of Northern Heights Baptist Church.
Survivors include four daughters, Shirley Baird and husband Bruce of Hobbs, N.M., Louise Hughes and husband Lowell Odis of Hobbs, N.M., Sandy Russell and husband David of Ozawkie, Kan., and Danielle Callahan of Hobbs, N.M.; seven grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, R.S. Whitehurst in 1991; her parents, Sevier and Lizzie McDonnell; five brothers; and one sister.