Doris Beverly Rhoten

Doris Beverly Rhoten, 83, a longtime Copalis Crossing resident, passed away after a brief illness with her family at her side on Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital. She was born on October 31, 1929, in Tacoma to Jerry Edward and Ruth Evelyn (Thornson) Dayton.

Survivors include her husband, Thomas Rhoten; her daughters, Lori Shale and Debbie Martin (Phillip); her sister, Barbara Chapman; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and numerous cousins.

The family requests donations to the Union Gospel Mission of Grays Harbor, PO Box 859, Aberdeen 98520.

A graveside service and interment will be 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at the Sunset Memorial Park in Hoquiam with Dan Small officiating.

Direction is by the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam.

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