Naomi Gail Lawson of Spiro, Oklahoma was born June 29, 1959 in Tucker Bottoms, Oklahoma, in the back seat of a car, to Sanford Leslie and Ima Fern (Terry) Dees and passed away May 19, 2018 in Fort Smith, Arkansas at the age of 58.
She is survived by:
Joshua Dees and wife Heather of Muldrow, Oklahoma
Justin Dees and wife Christy of Harvey, Arkansas
Angie Gillum of Chelsea, Oklahoma
Steve Dees and wife Brenda of Flower Hill, Oklahoma
David Dees and wife Joy of McAlester, Oklahoma
Mike Dees and wife Shirley of Greenwood, Arkansas
Joanna Bryant and husband Keith of Spiro, Oklahoma
Tammy Bean and husband Jeff of Greenwood, Arkansas
Serai Dees, Austin Dees, Brooklyn Nickerson, Desi Dees, Jesse Dees, and Albany Nickerson
Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and a host of many friends
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Norma Feldman and Zona Sullivan; and two brothers, Les Dees and Don Dees.
Naomi was a life-long resident of the area and a loving mother and grandmother.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel in Spiro with Reverends Shirley Harrod and Gary Powell officiating.
Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro, Oklahoma.
Pallbearers will be: Steve Dees, Mike Dees, Austin Dees, Jesse Dees, Brandon Dees, and Nick Bryant
Viewing will be from Noon until 7:00 p.m., with the family visiting with friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Monday at the funeral home.
To sign Mrs. Lawson’s online guestbook please visit www.mallorymartinfuneralhome.com