Lyle Melvin Blackford

Lyle Melvin Blackford was born on November 2, 1956 in Columbus MT to John and Wanda Blackford and passed away November 8th in Billings MT. Lyle grew up in the Joliet community and always called it home. He spent the majority of his life working on the Seright potato farms and working at one or both of the Joliet Bars. He was preceded in death by both parents, older brother Leslie and baby sister LeAnn. He is survived by sisters Lynette Schartz and Lorrie Harris both of Billings. He's also survived by nephews Brandon and Johnny Frickel, Michael Brooke and nieces Renae Bighorn, and Michelle Brooke. Inurnment services will be at the VA Cemetery in Laurel at 11 November 27th. A celebration of life will be held that evening at the J-Bar in Joliet. Please come to a potluck style celebration at 6:30 and bring your best story of Lyle. 

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Upcoming Events

  • Monday, February 26, 2018 - 10:00am
    Mondays, 10 a.m., Thursdays, 1 p.m., Laurel Senior Center, 720 S. 4th St.
  • Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:00am
    Second & fourth Monday 11 am., Big Horn Resort, 1801 Majestic Lane, 281-8455
  • Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
    Every 4th Monday, 12 noon, Billings Clinic, 801 N. 29th St., Billings, 657-4773
  • Monday, February 26, 2018 - 1:00pm
    Mondays & Fridays, 1 p.m., Laurel Senior Center, 720 S. 4th St.
  • Monday, February 26, 2018 - 1:30pm
    Al-Anon, Mondays, 1:30 p.m., 201 1/2 E. Main St.
  • Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 8:30am
    (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Tuesdays, 8:30 a.m. weigh-in, 9 a.m. meeting, United Methodist Church Basement, 652-7728

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