Naomi Watson Wise


Naomi Watson Wise, age 91, born in Canoe, Alabama and a resident of Bay Minette, Alabama, died Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019 at her residence. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by two daughters, Pamela Wise (Mickey) Carney of Hattiesburg, Mississippi and Jody Lynn Wise (fiancé Ken Beard) of Bay Minette, Alabama; seven grandchildren, Stephanie Wise Loper, Kelly (Honey) Wise, Tara Wise (Brian) Lancaster, Ryan (K.C.) Wise, Bradley Wise Campbell, Gary Patrick Campbell and Watson McNeill Campbell; three step-grandchildren, Michael (Melissa) Carney, John Mark Carney and David (Emily) Carney; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; daughter-in-law, Aimeé Wise of Gordo, Alabama; and special friend, Peggy Wise of Bay Minette, Alabama.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Winton E. Wise; two sons, Gary Otis Wise and Michael Watson Wise; and a brother, Kenneth Watson.

Funeral services will be held Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, with Dr. Chip Starnes and Dr. Michael Carney officiating.

Burial will follow at Canoe Freewill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service at First Baptist Church.

Pallbearers will be Bradley Campbell, Gary Campbell, Watson Campbell, Ryan Wise, Dr. Michael Carney and David Carney.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Community Hospice; Mrs. Wise's caregivers, Kathryn Huggins and Carmen Williams for the care she received during her illness.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000. Boone, NC 28607-3000.

Arrangements by Norris Funeral Home, 402 E. 2nd St., Bay Minette, AL 36507, 251-937-9596. Online condolences at