WATERTOWN -- Services were held Monday, April 26 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mrs. Gomez, 92, of Jackson, MS, formerly of Watertown.
A native of Wilson County, she died Thursday, Apr. 22, 2010 at Hospice Ministries in Jackson.
The homemaker was a graduate of Watertown High school where she was a member of the school orchestra and she attended Cumberland University.
She had lived in New Orleans from 1947 until Hurricane Katrina (2005) when she moved to Jackson, MS.
Interment was in Jones Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include: daughter Diana D. (Homer Lee) Howie of Jackson MS; grandchildren David Leon (Carrie) Howie of Jackson, MS, Sarah Frances H. (Freddy) Torres of Dallas, TX and Joy H. (Chris) Hodges of Huntsville, AL. Also surviving are great grandchildren Aubrey Noel Howie of Jackson and Caroline Grace Hodges of Huntsville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Leon J. Gomez and parents James Frank and Mary Ella Ricketts.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.