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. 


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Tuesdays, Noon, Beartooth Grill, 305 1st Ave. S.
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Fourth Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Eagles Hall, 313 W. Main, 628-4503
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
10 a.m., Laurel Public Library, 720 West Third Street, Laurel, 628-4961
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., check for more info. Find them on Facebook . Email them to find out meeting time and to join: The club will have a meeting or volunteer activity. Meeting location is Sid's East Side Bar & Grill on first and third Wednesdays of each month. Members and guests eat free.  Volunteer activity on the second Wednesday of each month. Check their facebook page for updates.  Every fourth Wednesday is for a club social activity. 
Monday, June 3, 2019
• Corinthian Lodge No. 72, AF&AM, first & third Monday, 7:30 p.m., Masonic Temple, Laurel Masonic Temple, 9900 Airport Road (except July-August)
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Tuesdays, Noon, Beartooth Grill, 305 1st Ave. S.


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