Mrs. Naomi Ruth Perkins Shoemaker, age 75, passed away June 8, 2016 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee. Family, friends, and faith meant everything to her. A member of the Rockwood Church of Christ, she enjoyed volunteering in the clothing room and in Vacation Bible School. She was employed many years as a seamstress. She was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. She is preceded in death by her parents, Paul & Ada Perkins; brothers, David Perkins, Paul Perkins, Jr., Silas James Perkins, and Bill Perkins; sisters, Imogene Treadway, Betty Young, Evelyn Jackson, and Doris Stoner; grandson, Charles “Daniel” Shoemaker; beloved son, Danny Shoemaker.
Loving Husband of 58 years: Charles Shoemaker of Rockwood, TN
Sons: Steven Shoemaker of Rockwood, TN
Michael Shoemaker of Greenville
Sister: Martha Giles & husband, Barry of Ringgold, GA
Grandchildren: Mechele Shoemaker Wicks of Rockwood, TN
Jessica Shoemaker (Carey) of Hixson
Steven “Conner” Shoemaker of Mosheim
Great-Grandchildren: Tyler (Nikole), Tommy, & Taylor Wicks of Rockwood, TN
Tristen & Makenzie Brasel of Hixson
Host of nieces & nephews
The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 12:00-2:00pm at Evans Mortuary, Rockwood, Tennessee. Funeral Services will follow from the Chapel at 2:00pm with Bro. Hillary Broome officiating. Interment and Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Rockwood. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mrs. Naomi Ruth Perkins Shoemaker.