Gloria Ann (Dean) Knowles


Gloria Ann (Dean) Knowles passed away on April 27, 2021 at the age of 45. Gloria Ann was born on March 4, 1976 to Debra Ann and Phillip Miles in Craig, Colorado. She was later adopted by Lloyd Dean. Gloria married Aaron Knowles in 1998 and later divorced.  

Gloria enjoyed four wheeling, camping with family and friends, crafting, taking care of her mother and watching old John Wayne Movies while her dad was away, and target shooting with her sons.

Gloria is survived by her parents Debra and Lloyd Dean, sons Ben and Keagan Knowles, granddaughter (Emaya) - EmayaClyde Leeane Lacombe, brother Nicholas Dean, and numerous aunts, uncles, friends, cousins, nieces, nephews, and every stray animal she ever met.

She is preceded in death by her aunts Beverly Thorton and Amy Dean, grandpa Ben Waters, grandma and grandpa Rene and Irene Miles, her birth dad Phillip Miles, her grandma and grandpa Bonnie and Lynn Dean.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 11:00a.m. at the Phillips Ashley Valley Funeral Home. A viewing for family and friends will be held Thursday morning 10:00-11:00a.m. at the mortuary. Interment will be held Friday 11:00a.m. in the Craig Fairview Cemetery in Craig, Colorado with Military Honors.