Naola Jane Casey, 84, of Ash Flat died Nov. 11, 2001, at White River Medical Center in Batesville.
Born April 26, 1917, at Ash Flat, she was the daugher of Charles L. and Sarah Jane (Crouch) Moody. She owned and operated Naola's Dress Shop at Ash Flat for many years and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include three daughters -- Thestle Casey Talley of Ash Flat, Emmaline Casey Kunkel of Evening Shade, and Edna Casey Keller of Cave City; two brothers, -- Coolidge Crouch of O'Fallon, Mo., and Colbert Crouch of Cave City; five grandchildren, -- John Phil Talley of Fort Worth, Texas, Tammy Talley of Ash Flat, Alan Keller of Memphis, Tenn., Jackie Keller Price and John Kunkel, both of Lowell; nine step-grandchildren -- Thurman Casey, Sam Casey, Judy Casey Humphrey, Floyd Casey, J.R. Casey, Wanda Lee Casey Girtman, Cordell Casey, Donald Ray Casey, Margaret Casey West; two great-grandchildren, Nathan Price and Sarah Price; several step-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John F. Casey; two stepsons -- Henry Devine Casey and Roosevelt Casey; five brothers -- Reeder Moody, Dwight L. Moody, John Newton Moody, Robert M. Crouch and an infant brother; two sisters -- Leota Crouch Farris and Myrtle Crouch Reed.
The funeral was Nov. 13 at Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Jack Richardson officiating. Burial was in Wiles Cemetery at Ash Flat. Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Jerry Humphrey, Bobbie Moody, Christopher Wilkerson, Jesse Qualls, James Humphrey, Jason Qualls, and John Berryhill.