|Birth: ||Jul. 30, 1921|
Big Horn County
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1986|
son of Maria Mae Abraham & Archie Johnson Ames
Archie Abraham Ames, 64, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 1986, at Presbyterian Hospital in Denver of leukemia.
He was born July 30, 1921, in Byron, the son of Archie Johnson and Maria Mae Abraham Ames. He grew up in Byron and graduated from Byron High School. He married Pearl Rose Anderson March 6, 1940, in Billings. They made their home in Byron, where Archie worked as a foreman for Marathon Oil Co.
He was an active member of the LDS church, he was a member of the Lions Club, the V.F.W., the National Woodcarver's Association and the National Archery Asociation. He loved all sports and enjoyed camping, hunting, and fishing.
He was a past member of the Byron school board and served as a scoutmaster for years. He enjoyed making signs, silver work and chipping arrowheads. He especially loved his family and grandchildren. He was a veteran of World War II and also the Korean Conflict, having served with the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his wife of Byron; his mother, Maria Ames, also of Byron; two sons, Rand A. Ames of Byron and Rick Ames of Denver; two daughters, Brenda Marshall of Aurora, Colo. and Deana Dick of Parker, Colo.; a sister, Reva Staples of Tarkio, Mo.; 12 grandchidren and three great-grandchldren.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Feb. 13, 1986, at 1:30 p.m. in the Lovell Stake center with Bishop Charles Hessenthaler officiating. Burial with military honors will be in the Byron Cemetery. Haskell Funeral Home of Lovell is in charge of arrangements.
Archie Johnson Ames (1899 - 1957)
Maria Mae Abraham Ames (1903 - 1988)
Pearl Rose Anderson Ames (1921 - 2012)*
Samuel Johnson Ames (1920 - 1920)*
Archie Abraham Ames (1921 - 1986)
John Abraham Ames (1932 - 1932)*
Big Horn County
Plot: Block B Lot 14 Grave 10
Created by: Cindy C.
Record added: Dec 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32133667