Obituaries

Richard Lamoyne Giles

Giles_Richard.jpgRichard Lamoyne Giles, Sr., 86, died Monday, March 25, 2013 in Shelton, WA. He was born January 8, 1927 to Richard and Agnes (Book) Giles in Cherryvale, KS.  Richard was married to Janie Hudgens in Shelton, WA on May 15, 2011. He was employed as a manager for Hoferts Christmas Trees for 35 years in Shelton. Richard enjoyed picking pine cones, hunting, photography, picking boughs, traveling to Montana, loved the outdoors, loved his women and raced homing pigeons. He is survived by his wife, Janie Giles of Shelton; six sons, Richard, Ron, Randy, Robbie, Richie and Bud Giles all of Shelton; three daughters, Debbie Morris and Vanessa Borden of Shelton and Connie Hill of California; three brothers, Jack Graham of Shelton, Dean Smith of Longview, WA and Jerry Cheatham of Union, WA; twenty two grandchildren, thirty five great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. Richard is preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Agnes Giles, three sisters, Judy, Rachel and Delma; grandchildren, Ricky Giles III and Barbie Giles. Memorial donations may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 2120 1st Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98109. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. The family was served by McComb Funeral Home.