Smith Funeral Home
Myrna Jean Giles, 78, went to be in the arms of her Heavenly Father on Thursday July 1, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. Myrna was born on May 9, 1943 in Prosser, WA, daughter of Samuel Harrison and Frances Vera (Perkins) Bennett. She was educated at Prosser and graduated with the Prosser High School class of 1961. On December 14, 1968, she married the love of her life, Vernon Giles in Prosser, WA. Myrna was a postal contractor for the United States government for many years. Myrna enjoyed crocheting, reading, golfing, cooking, doing puzzles, and watching the LA Dodgers baseball team. She was a member of the Bickleton Carousel Museum Association.
Myrna is survived by her husband, Vernon L. Giles of Bickleton, WA; two daughters, Crystal Merfeld (Matthew) of Bickleton, WA and Marletta Giles-Ward (Eric) of Spokane Valley, WA; three grandchildren, Kyle Merfeld, Sarah Merfeld and Quinn Ward; brother, Gary Bennett and sister, Harriet Thorsen. She is predeceased by her parents and sister, Dorothy.
The Service of Life Celebration will take place on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Bickleton Evangelical Community Church, Bickleton, WA. Those who wish to sign Myrna’s online memorial book can do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com.