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Naomi Joyce Gonzalez

September 4, 1940 - February 8, 2020

Naomi “Joyce” (Summey) Gonzalez, 79, of Hendersonville, NC died peacefully at her home early Saturday morning, February 8, 2020.  Mrs. Gonzalez was born on Wednesday, September 4, 1940 in Henderson County, NC to the late Albert and Reba (Masters) Summey.  She leaves behind to cherish her memory, Higinio “Jimmy” Gonzales and their 4 daughters, Secilia, Angela, Sonya and Olga; 4 brothers, George, Jamie, David and Jeff and 3 sisters, Rachel, Judy and Jewel.  She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson.  In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her beloved daughter, Gloria.

A Celebration of Life will be held for Mrs. Gonzalez four o’clock Wednesday afternoon, February 12, 2020 at her daughters Secilia’s home, 145 Sawmill Valley Road, Saluda, NC, (828) 749-5311.

Memorial contributions may be offered on behalf of Mrs. Gonzalez to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Joyce will be forever missed by her loving and devoted family and many dear friends.

Arrangements are in the care of Shuler Funeral Home of Hendersonville, NC.  Online condolences may be shared at

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Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Celebration of Life

145 Sawmill Road

Saluda, NC

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