June B. Searles


FARMINGTON – June Beatrice Searles, 70, of Phillips, died Friday, April 14, at Franklin Memorial Hospital, with her family at her side.

She was born Sept. 20, 1935, the eldest daughter of John and Elvie (Dunham) Toothaker. She was educated in schools of Farmington and Madrid. Her life was surrounded by her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Ray Searles Jr. and his wife, Jean, of Phillips, Arnold of Gardiner, Daryl (Poochie) of Phillips, Archie of Phillips and Ronald and his wife, Dennifer, of Phillips; 13 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and her siblings, Earl and wife, Connie, of Salem, John Jr. and wife, Margie, of Phillips, Bruce and Jeffrey of Phillips, Kendall and wife, Linda, of New Vineyard, Cheryl and husband, David Bachelder, of Phillips and Wandalyn (Polly) and husband, Oscar Thompson Jr., of Phillips.

She was predeceased by her only daughter, Wanda; her parents; and three brothers, Robert, Leland and Ronald.