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Obiituary: Naomi Joyce Saylor, 74, dies in Cleveland, TN

Mrs. Saylor was a native of Columbia, KY who had dedicated her life to serving God as the wife of Church of God minister. The funeral will be in Tennessee, with burial in Columbia Cemetery in Adair County, KY

Naomi Joyce Saylor, 74, a resident of Cleveland, TN, passed away Monday, January 19, 2009 at the Bradley Healthcare and Rehab Center where she resided for the past eight years.

Funeral services will be held at 6:00pmET, Thursday, January 22, 2009 in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Reverend Wendall Smith and Reverend Joe Hanshaw officiating Graveside service will be Friday, January 23, 2009 at 2:00pmCT, at Columbia Cemetery with burial to follow.
Born in Columbia, KY, and raised in the Cincinnati, OH, Naomi dedicated her life to serving God as the wife of a Church of God minister in Ohio, Florida and California.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rowe and Elizabeth Knight Brockman of Adair County.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three sons: Randy Saylor of Cleveland, TN; Keith Saylor and wife, Kim of Cleveland, TN; and Greg Saylor of Orlando, FL

  • One step-granddaughter: Tosha Cook of Cleveland, TN
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of local funeral arrangements. You are invited to send a message of condolence and sign guestbook at
This obituary was made possible through the support of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, established in 1922, located at 210 Greensburg Street in Columbia. To reach Louis and Brenda McQueary and Richard and Mary Beth Phelps, phone 270-384-2145, or call our 24-hour community obituary information line, 384-6999. E-mail: Website URL: Friends you trust, caring for people you love.
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