Naomi Kathleen Pauley of Sod, known by her friends as “Aunt Kat” was carried away by angels at Hubbard Hospice House in Charleston Friday, August 7, 2015 at the age of 91 years 5 months and 3 days after a long illness with her family by her side to be forever with the Lord.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Meddie and Mary Graley; brothers, Meddie Jr. and Charles “Chuck” Graley.
Kat was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church. She loved Jesus, going to church, her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and her Christian life and family.
She was a member of the greatest generation and worked at the war factory in Baltimore, Maryland at the age of 19.
Kat is survived by her husband, Van Buren “Jr.” ; daughters, Phyllis Dunlap (Buddy) of Sod, and Kathy Buckland (Bill) of South Charleston; son, Van E. Pauley (Pratoon) of Sod; brother, Bobby Graley, of NC; sister, Betty Dunlap (Donald) of Sumerco; grandsons, Cameron (Cindy) Dunlap, Billy Buckland, Paul (Amanda) Buckland and Bobby Dawson; great grandchildren, Ethan, Evan, Isaiah, Elijah, Jaydan and Jase; and great granddaughter, Naomi, nieces and nephews and many friends.
Funeral service will be 4:00PM Monday, August 10, 2015 at Curry Funeral Home in Alum Creek with Pastors David Cooper, Ron Scott and Butch Brogan officiating. Burial will follow at Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service Monday at the funeral home.
The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff at Hubbard Hospice House and there in home caregivers.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Hospice Care, 1606 Kanawha Blvd., Charleston, WV 25387-2536.