Mrs. Naomi M. Colby, age 84, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, May 12, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband, Al Colby. She is survived by: daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Cecil Cooke, Atlanta, GA; son, Marc Colby, Cumming, GA; grandson, Taylor Cooke, Austin, TX; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Colby was born April 25, 1925 in San Jose, CA. She was a 1943 graduate of Commercial High School in Atlanta, GA. She was a retired bookkeeper from Smith and Adcock in Atlanta, GA. She was an avid bridge player at Bogan Park in Buford, GA and she was also an avid reader and enjoyed doing needlework. She was a member of St. Mary and St. Martha of Bethany Episcopal Church in Buford, GA. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and she will be greatly missed. Funeral service will be held on Friday, May 15, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary and St. Martha of Bethany Episcopal Church with Father Tim Watts officiating. Interment will follow at 1:30 p.m. at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Crossroads Hospice, 1957 Lakeside Parkway, Suite 500, Tucker, GA 30084 in memory of Mrs. Naomi Maier Colby. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.