Womack Obituaries


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*  BEVERLY JEAN GREEN nee WOMACK,   Feb. 15, 1955 – Mar. 24, 2012 

Beverly Jean Womack Green, 57, passed away Saturday, March 24, 2012. Memorial service: Beverly's life will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Thursday at Blessing Funeral Home in Mansfield. Bev, as she was called by all who loved her, was born Feb. 15, 1955, in Wichita Falls to Rector and Trula Fae Womack. Bev married her best friend, Brian Dennis Green, on Dec. 23, 1978. She was a dedicated educator and instilled a passion for learning in elementary students for 26 years before retiring. The impact that she left on the lives of her students is immeasurable. Her greatest joys in life were traveling in her RV with Dennis and doting on her two grandbabies, Spencer and Maya. She will be remembered for her kind, loving heart and her unforgettable laugh. Bev was preceded in death by her father, Rector Womack. Survivors: Husband, Dennis; mother, Fae Womack of Fort Worth; brother, Maxey and wife, Ann Womack, of Plano; and grandchildren, Spencer and Maya Eason-Beebe of Mansfield. Bev was very close to her aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and her dearest friend, Kera Eason.

*   CHARLIE M. WOMACK,   Mar. 23, 1923 - Apr. 14, 1994

Source: Dayton Daily News, April 15, 1994, Page: 4B
Region: Ohio
WOMACK, Charlie, 72, of Dayton, Thursday. Services 11 a.m. Monday. (Tobias, Watervliet Avenue)

*  DONNA ELAINE WOMACK nee McMONIGLE,   Apr 19, 1942 - Oct. 16, 1997

Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer, October 22, 1997, Page: B1A
Region: Ohio
Obituary: Donna Elaine Womack, 55, of Mount Washington and formerly of Covington, a manager with Whispering Pines Apartments in Mount Washington, died Oct. 16.
Surviving are her husband, Gene G. Womack; two daughters, Gayle Elaine Walden of Covington and Jacke Lee McMonigle of Fort Thomas; and two grandchildren.  Services have been held.

*  ELLA MARIE PETROZZI nee WOMACK,      Oct. 7, 1916 - Nov. 8, 2006 

  BRILLIANT, Ohio;  Marie E. Petrozzi, 90, of Brilliant passed away Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2006, at the Valley Hospice Palliative Care Unit in Steubenville.

She was born Oct. 7, 1916 in Franklin, N.C., a daughter of the late Silas and Ella Hughes Womack. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by four brothers, Ralph, John, Paul and Reed Womack; and two sisters, Elizabeth Hall and Elsie Knight.

Marie was a homemaker and a member of the St. Agnes Catholic Church; the Brilliant Women?s Club; and the Women?s Club at the former Our Lady of Fatima in Brilliant.

Surviving are her husband,  “Armand J. Mundy” Petrozzi, whom she married Nov. 2, 1949; a son, Michael A. Petrozzi of Wintersville, Ohio; a daughter, Mrs. Kim (Rhonda) Craig of Brilliant; four grandchildren, Dr. David Craig, Thomas Craig and his wife Kathy, Jennifer and Courtney Petrozzi; and two great-grandchildren, Mackenzie and Ryan Craig.

Friends will be received on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 712 Third St., Brilliant. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Mingo on Saturday, Nov. 11, at 12:30 p.m. with Father Timothy Shannon, celebrant. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Steubenville.

There will be a Vigil service at the funeral home Friday at 8:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice Inc.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www. wheelerfuneralhomes.com

*  FLORA B. WOMACK EMMONS nee BLEVINS,   March 31, 1911 – Mar. 21, 2004   

Mrs. Flora Womack Emmons, 92, died Sunday, March 21, 2004, at Willow Knoll Retirement Village where she had received the best of care for 15 months.

She was the middle of 15 children born to James and Frances (Proffit) Blevins in Menifee County, Ky., on March 31, 1911.

She was preceded in death by her first husband Wick Womack in 1971; and by nine brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her husband of 21 years, Williard Emmons; a son, Greg Womack; four grandsons; three sisters, Ruth Lancaster of Maysville, Ky., Edna (Robert) Bryne of Bradenton, Fla., and Myrtle (Edward) Conway of Frenchburg, Ky.; and two brothers, Carless (Jean) Blevins of Mount Sterling, Ky., and Mike (JoAnn) Blevins of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

Flo started singing in the choir at an early age and when she got married and moved to Middletown, Ohio. She continued at the Crawford Street Church of God and ended at the Breiel Boulevard Church of God. She loved clothes and worked for several clothiers in Middletown. She also did a stint at Armco during the war years.

ARRANGEMENTS: Visitation will be Thursday, March 25, from 9 a.m. to noon at Baker-Stevens Funeral Home, 1500 Manchester Ave., Middletown, Ohio. Services will follow at noon with Pastor Eric Newell officiating. Interment will be at Woodside Cemetery.

MEMORIALS: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Breiel Boulevard Church of God Choir Fund, 2000 N. Breiel Blvd., Middletown, Ohio 45042.

*  GENE GRANT WOMACK, 61, May 30, 1942 - April 1, 2004 

Former Anchorage resident Gene Grant Womack, 61, died April 1, 2004, at home in Price Hill, Ohio.

A service was at St. Bernard Church in Price Hill.

Mr. Womack was born May 30, 1942, in San Diego, Calif., to Gene and Margret Womack. In 1950, he moved with his family to Anchorage. He attended the old Denali Elementary School, the old Central Junior High School, and Anchorage High School, where he was in the Who Boys Club.

As a teenager, he worked at the Pagoda Restaurant. After high school, he went to work for the city of Anchorage as a heavy equipment mechanic. He also worked as a heavy equipment operator and helped build Westchester Lagoon. He also worked for Green Construction Co. on various trans-Alaska pipeline projects.

In the 1980s, he moved to Ohio and was employed as a property manager for Sun Dance Properties.

Mr. Womack is survived by his wife, Donna; sons, Gene Christian, Michael Christian and Steven Womack; sister, Jan; stepdaughter, Gayle Walden; and five grandchildren.

*  IRVINE LEE WOMACK,   Mar. 28, 1920 - Mar. 13, 1994

Source: Dayton Daily News, March 15, 1994, Page: 2B
Region: Ohio
WOMACK, Irvine Lee, 73, of Dayton, Monday. Services 10 a.m. Saturday. (Tobias, Watervliet Avenue)

*   KATHERINE I.EHRET nee WOMACK,     .May 28, 1922 - Jul.7, 2004


Katherine I. Ehret, age 82, of Perrysburg, died Wednesday, July 7, 2004, at Manor at Perrysburg. Mrs. Ehret was once employed at the Toledo Country Club but spent most of her life as a homemaker.
She is survived by her daughter, Judith Ehret of Perrysburg, and several grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence, in 1981, and a son, James Ehret.
Services were held on Monday, July 12, 2004. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 E. River Rd. Perrysburg, OH 43551. Arrangements by Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home, Maumee.

*   LEOLA MARIE BROWN nee WOMACK,    Sep. 21, 1924 – Feb. 1, 2010 

BROWN, Marie W. age 85 of Hamilton passed away at Ft. Hamilton Hospital on Monday, February 1, 2010 at 9:20 AM. She was born in Mayfield, Kentucky on September 21, 1924 the daughter of Noble Able and Mary M. (Forth) Womack. Marie was a member of Allison Avenue Baptist Church; the Red Hat Society; and was a Rosie the Riveter during World War II. On April 24, 1943 in Mayfield, Kentucky she married Billy Ray Brown, and he preceded her in death in 1984. She is survived by three sons, Dave (Zetta) Brown of Cincinnati, Jim Brown of Hamilton, and Tom Brown of Fairfield; a sister, Mary Womack of Okeana; 13 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, William Womack. Visitation will be held at the Brown-Dawson Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Thursday, February 4, 2010 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Funeral service will follow Thursday at 7:00 PM with Rev. Ken Dugas of Allison Avenue Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be held Saturday at 3:00 PM at Spence Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Mayfield, Kentucky.

MAXINE AVONELLE WOMACK nee BUSINGER,      Mar. 5, 1919  - Nov. 19, 1993

McCOMB — Maxine Avonelle Businger Womack, age 89, of McComb, died Thursday, December 11, 2008, 4:30 a.m. at her daughter's residence in McComb. She was born March 5, 1919 in Orange Township Hancock County, Ohio to Henry and Minni (Crawford) Businger. On March 2, 1946 she married James P. Womack in Toledo, Ohio and he died November 29, 1993. Mrs. Womack is survived by a son, James R. (Sandy) Womack of McComb; and a daughter, Mrs. Carol E. (Larry) Franks of McComb. There are 9 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren surviving. She was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Merle and Howard Businger and 4 sisters, Hazel Karrick, Goldie Tuttle, Fairie Gordon, and Mildred Sherman.
Womack was a homemaker. She was a 1937 graduate of Rawson High School. She attended the Riley Creek Baptist Church in Bluffton.
Visitation will be on Saturday, December 13, 2008 from 4-8 p.m. at the HARTLEY FUNERAL HOME in McComb. The funeral will be on Sunday, December 14, 2008, 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Rob Breitigam officiating. Burial will be in McComb Union Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Bridge Home Health and Hospice or the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences can be sent to:

MILDRED WOMACK nee MILLS,   Apr. 6, 1916 - Jul. 22, 1995

Source: Dayton Daily News,  July 23, 1995, Page: 5B
Region: Ohio
WOMACK, Mildred M., 79, of 3360 Cortez Drive, Dayton, Saturday. (House of Wheat)

RUTH MAE WOMACK nee GRAY,    May 1, 1929 - Mar. 7, 2001

MARKED TREE - Ruth Mae Womack, 71, of Morrow, Ohio, formerly of Marked Tree, retired employee of Hunt-Wesson Foods in Rossford, Ohio, died of heart failure Wednesday at her home. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Murphy Funeral Home with burial in Crittenden Memorial Park Cemetery in Marion. She was a member of Oregon (Ohio) Baptist Church. Mrs. Womack, the widow of Andrew Womack, leaves a son, Alton Womack of Morrow; three sisters, Mary Nell Thompson of Trumann, Rheba Faye Womack of Marked Tree and Wilma Eunice Coleman of Florida; two brothers, Clyde Mewbern Gray of Black Oak and Wilbur Marion Gray of Marked Tree, and three grandchildren.

Friday, March 9, 2001, Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tennessee

Source:  Debi Kinney,  Debikinney@aol.com

*   SHIRLEY ANN NAUDIN nee WOMACK,     Mar. 17, 1935 – Feb. 23, 2010 

NAUDIN, Shirley Ann age 74, of Middletown, died Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at Rittenhouse Senior Living of Middletown. She was born March 17, 1935 in Middletown, the daughter of Russell Womack and Gladys (Hall) Womack. She is survived by her son, David S. Naudin of Middletown; one granddaughter, Taylor N. Naudin of Middletown; two brothers, Bob (Sandie) Womack of Arizona, Richard (Bonnie) Womack of Florida, two brothers-in-law, William (Marlene) Naudin of Georgia, Kenneth (Linda) Naudin of Florida; a stepsister, Geraldine (Olin) Cruse of Monroe; three aunts, Ruth Gambill, LaVerne Ober, Betty Lucas; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family would like to thank the entire staff of Rittenhouse. She was preceded in death by her husband James P. Naudin in 1997 and her parents. Funeral services will be 11:00 AM, Saturday at the Breitenbach - McCoy-Leffler Funeral Home with Reverend Ken Fey officiating. Visitation will be from 10-11:00 AM at the funeral home. Entombment will be at the Woodside Cemetery Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 4500 Riverview Avenue, Middletown, OH 45042.

*  THELMA FRANCES KAYLOR WOMACK nee HENRY,  Oct. 3, 1911 – May 12, 1958

Thelma Frances Womack, age 46,  of 703 S. 3rd-St,  at University Hospital Hospital Monday. Survived by daughters,  Mrs. Norma King, Chicago,  Miss Carol Womack, at home;  Sisters, Mrs. Madge Bennett,  Mrs. Fay Vernier, Mrs. Ruth Holsinger,  Mrs. Erma Visoenik;  brothers, William and Richard Culp,  Robert Henry. Friends may call at the PALMER FUNERAL HOME,  935 E. Broad St, until noon Wednesday.  Body will be sent to Melcher Funeral Home, Portsmouth, Ohio, where service will be held at  2 p.m. Thursday.  Interment, Rushtown Cemetery.

ZOLLIE WOMACK,   Nov. 26, 1920 - Aug. 31, 2001     African American

WOMACK Zollie, dearly loved husband of Irma J.; Loving father of Donald and Bobby Long, Claymon (Rochelle) Womack, Tyrna Rice, Rodney (Tommie) Ladson and the late Ronald Banks, Sr; caring brother of Ruth Parker; dear father-in-law of Betty Banks; beloved god father of Megan (Rick) Eiland; also survived by a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
August 31, 2001, age 80.
Visitation, Thursday, September 6 at 5:30 P.M. until service time of 7P.M. at New Emanuel Baptist Church, 2316 Florence Avenue, Rev. Frank Walker, pastor.
Interment, Rev. F.L. Shuttlesworth, eulogist. Interment Spring Grove Cemetery.
Jamison Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Tuesday, September 04, 2001, Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, Ohio

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