Dores E. Forbes

Sept. 5, 1922 – March 4, 2014

Word has been received of the death of longtime Greybull resident Dores E. Forbes. Dores passed away March 4 in Flagstaff, Ariz.

She was born Sept. 5, 1922, in Montrose, Colo., the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. T.E. Anderson, Sr. She graduated from Greybull High School in 1940. She attended Cook County School of Nursing in Chicago and graduated in 1944.

Dores enlisted in the Army Nurse Corps in 1946 and served in Saipan and Kyoto, Japan.

She was the administrator of South Big Horn County Hospital from 1957 until 1971; she retired from Deaconess Hospital in Billings in 1987.

Dores was preceded in death by her daughter, Judy Forbes, and her grandson, Brian Goodwin.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Greg and Linda Goodwin of Flagstaff; three grandchildren, Michael Forbes of Colten, Calif., Corey Goodwin of Phoenix and Amy Goodwin of Little Rock, Ark., and one great-grandson.

 

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