Eva Louise “Eva Lou” Moody, age 81, a resident of Humptulips for over 70 years, died on Friday, August 23, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital following hip surgery. She was born on October 10, 1931, in Seattle to Fredick L. and Emily Merle (Hanson) Hockinson. As a child, she moved to the Harbor to live with her aunt Elsie.
On January 25, 1948, she married Sherb Moody.
She loved working in her flower beds.
Eva Lou is survived by five sons, Merle, David and Robert of Hoquiam, Charles of Vancouver and John of Hoquiam; three daughters, Carolyn Johnson and Eva Marie Willis of Hoquiam and Katherine Grendahl of Vancouver; a brother, Frederick (Ricky) Hockinson; one sister, Shirley May, 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandsons. She was joined in death by her husband, Sherb (died just 4 days later) and a brother, Frank Coe.
Visitation will be at the Coleman Mortuary from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 29, 2013.
A graveside service for Eva and Sherb will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 30, 2013, at the Humptulips Cemetery.
Please take a few moments to record your thoughts for the family by signing the on-line register at www.colemanmortuary.net.