She was born to Allen and Joyce (Harper) Trawick in Modesto. She lived her entire life in Riverbank. She was part of the first graduating class at Riverbank High School where she was a cheerleader. After high school she attended a vocational school to become a chiropractic assistant.
Navon Violet Neathery passed away on June 26, 2015 at the age of 82 years. Navon had three children: Patty Neathery, Kathy Ashurst, and Bob Neathery. She moved to Modesto CA in 1988 where she joined Bass n' Gals Fishing Club, along with the Lady's Red Hat Club and Modesto PT Cruiser Club.