Naomi Ruth Wright Augustus, 66, of Paducah, went home to be with the Lord at 3:25 p.m. on Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at Lourdes hospital in Paducah, KY.
Mrs. Augustus was a member of Belknap Pentecostal Church in Belknap, IL. She retired from K-Mart after 28 years. At her retirement, she was manager of the jewelry department. She also volunteered for 3 years with Heart USA.
Mrs. Augustus is survived by 2 sons, William Edward “Lee” Augustus of Chandler, AZ., and Eric S. Augustus of Paducah; 2 grandsons, Dillion Augustus of Paducah and Brandon Augustus of Chandler, AZ.; a sister, Mary Wright Williamson of Fairfax, VA.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Lee Augustus; her parents, William Oble and Eralou Rushing Wright; and brother, Frank Wright.
Funeral services for Mrs. Augustus will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 6, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Rev. Kenneth Capps officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
Friends may visit with the family from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 5, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311 or National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016
You may light a candle or leave a message of sympathy at milnerandorr.com.