Lorraine “Pinky” Everett passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at her home in Medical Lake, Wash. at the age of 100. She was born May 17, 1912 to Elmer Knowles and Adella Bryant in Terry, Mont.
Lorraine is survived by her son Ronald Taylor of Dallas, Texas, daughters Beverley Thompson and Adella Ost of Medical Lake, 22 grandchildren, several great and great-great grand children and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Wayne Everett, daughter Joyce Webb, son Raymond Taylor, sisters Elsie Smalley, Clara Parker and Bessie Dickerman, and brothers Harry Knowles and Curtis Knowles.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks to please donate to the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery in Spokane. A memorial service was held on Monday, Aug. 27, 2012 at Heritage Funeral Home in Spokane, Wash. Inurnment will take place at Newport Cemetery at a later date.