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Beverly B. Inloes / May 14, 2013
Beverly B. Inloes, 56, of North Smithfield, R.I. passed away at home on Monday, April 22, 2013 after a prolonged illness.

She was born in South Boston, on March 26, 1957 to Dr. William A. Shelton Sr. and Roberta (Brookes) Shelton of Boydton, and married Dr. Douglas S. Inloes on July 28, 1984.

After receiving a B.S. degree in Biological Sciences at the University of Richmond and a Master of Life Sciences degree at North Carolina State University, she worked in agricultural, medical, and pharmaceutical research before devoting her time to raising her children. She experienced considerable joy riding her horses with friends. Music was a significant part of her life, which included studying piano at the Shenandoah Conservatory of Music. Beverley was a member of the United Methodist Church and demonstrated dignity and grace throughout her life with a vigorous spirit for living that was inspirational.

In addition to her husband and parents, Beverley is survived by her children, Jennifer Inloes of Somerville, Mass., and Jonathan Inloes of Foster City, Calif., two brothers, John Shelton of Boydton and Richard Shelton of Virginia Beach. She is predeceased by her brother, Dr. William A. Shelton Jr.

Memorial services will be Saturday, May 18, at 11 a.m. at the Boydton United Methodist Church. A reception in the church fellowship hall will immediately follow the church service.

Donations may be made in Beverley's memory to Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904 or to the Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 (or via

More information is available and online condolences may be expressed to the family at

Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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