Born 4-26-1917 - Died 11-11-2001
Naola Jane Casey, 84, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2001 at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born April 26, 1917 at Ash Flat, to 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, Ark., and Edna Casey Keller of Cave City, Ark., two brothers, Coolidge Crouch of O'Fallon, Mo., 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, Ark.; 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; several nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John F. Casey, two stepson, Henry Devine Casey and, Roosevelt Casey, five brothers, Reeder Moody, Dwight L. Moody, John Newton Moody, Robert M. Crouch and one infant brother; two sisters, Leota Crouch Farris, and Myrtle Crouch Reed.Services were Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001 at 2 p.m. at the Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Jack Richardson officiating. Burial was in the Wiles Cemetery at Ash Flat with arrangements 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.