Naomi Ruth Fife, 89, of Portsmouth, died Saturday, December 18, 2021, at Portsmouth Health and Rehab. Born on September 2, 1932 in Portsmouth, she was a daughter of the late Nelson and Laura Smith Brickey and was a homemaker.
Naomi was a Mormon and was queen of the Red Hats Society for several years. Her pastime was baking and was very crafty.
Also preceding her in death were her former husband, Hillard C. Fife; sons Gaylord C. Fife and Ronald Allen Fife; a grandson, Stephen Hoe Stewart; brothers Willard Brickey and Alva Brickey and sisters Mary Lou Turner and Wynona Brickey.
Surviving are two sons, Donald (Carol) Fife of West Portsmouth and Dennis (Bonnie) Fife of Florida; two daughters, Konetta Stewart and Vicky (Mike) Mosley, all of Portsmouth; a brother, Nelson Brickey of West Portsmouth; a sister, Iona Brickey of Wheelersburg; eleven grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren.
A service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 22nd, at Scioto Burial Park with Merritt Smith officiating.
A funeral procession will leave the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday.