June Brayton, 97, of Sunnyside passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012.

She was born June 9, 1915 in Yacolt to Benjamin and Sara (Harper) Bailey.

She received her education in Wapato.

In 1939 she married Frank Brayton.

June was a dedicated and loving wife, mother and homemaker.

She enjoyed crocheting, sewing, knitting and other craftwork.

June was a life-long member of the Assembly of God Church in Sunnyside.

She is survived by her children, Barbara Gonzalez of Portland, Ore., John (Judy) Brayton of Yakima, Thomas Lee (Sharon) Brayton of Salt Lake City, Utah and Carol Johnson of Sunnyside; eight Grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Brayton; a granddaughter, Suzanne Brayton; and by all eight of her elder siblings.

Private celebration of life memorial services will be held at a later date.

Smith Funeral Homes Ltd. and Crematory in Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements.


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