Dusty Giles, 28, of Creston, passed away Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7 at Armstrong Funeral Home in Mount Ayr. In lieu of flowers, memorials are to the family. Online condolences may be left at armstrongfh.com.
Dusty was born Nov. 17, 1988, in a hospital in Des Moines, the son of Ted and Christine Cobb Giles.
Dusty lived in Creston, Newton, and other communities over the years. He married Darise Krumwiede Sept. 18, 2010, and Oct. 10, 2011, the joy of his life, Tehya Radell Giles, was born. Dusty was a “jack of all trades” and did some painting and plumbing work. He had a passion for fishing and he and his dad were fishing partners. Dusty loved loud music and going to concerts. Many times, Dusty was the designated driver for people and he didn’t approve of, or like, those who drove drunk.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Lois Jarnigan; and grandpa, LeRoy Giles.
Those left to cherish and share his memory include his wife, Darise and daughter Tehya Radell Giles of Newton; father, Ted Giles of Creston; mother, Christine Cobb Giles of North Carolina; grandmother, Elsie Creveling of Creston; siblings, Jeremy Lance Giles, Skylar LeRoy Lillie, Deon Curtis Giles, Shyane Renae Bird and Elsie Lorraine Giles; aunts, uncles, other relatives and many friends.