November 19th, 2010
BLACKFOOT â When Carl Watkins served part of his mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Blackfoot, he probably didnât expect to return and make his home here.
But thatâs what happened. After working in radio around the West, he, his wife Linda and their children landed in Blackfoot about 1988. Most of them are still here.
BLACKFOOT âÂ Saxophobia brings to the Blackfoot Performing Arts Center Backstage Events a âWhoâs Whoâ of sax gone wild! Friday at 7:30 p.m. audience members will see and hear a sopraninoâthe smallest saxophone in the world; a mammoth six-and-one-half-foot contrabass sax; and virtually everything in between.
LOGAN, Utah â Former Bingham County Coroner Kyle B. Lindsay has reached a plea agreement with prosecutors in Logan, Utah, reducing felony burglary and drug charges to misdemeanors.
Lindsay was sentenced last week to serve 10 days in jail and one year of probation. He has until Dec. 1 to report for his sentencing.
Elaine Horrocks Goodwin, 88, of Blackfoot passed away Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010 at the Gables in Blackfoot.
Elaine was born Dec. 2, 1921, in Blackfoot to Brigham and Victoria Giles Horrocks. She attended schools in Blackfoot, graduating from Blackfoot High School in 1939.
On Jan. 9, 1940, Elaine married Blueland R âBarneyâ Goodwin in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Together they had six children, Evan, Raymon, Russell, Carole, Nancy and Suzette.
Jeffrey Roy Cox, 55, passed away peacefully on Nov. 13, 2010,Â in Redding, Calif., from a brain tumor.
He was the youngest of four sons, born to the late Adrian and Nell Cox in Portland, Ore.,Â June 16, 1955.Â He graduated from high school in Huntington, Ore., where he was a member of the football team.
BLACKFOOT â Entering Wednesday evenings game with the 5A Highland Rams the Blackfoot Lady Broncos knew that they had a tough contest on their hands. For a better portion of the evening, that tough contest was nearly impossible to handle as Highland came out firing, downing Blackfoot on their home court 64-33.
FORT HALL â Doris Ingawanup Brunette, 90, passed away at home, Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010.
A viewing and visitation will be held at her residence on East Simplot Road in Ross Fork, from Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010, until a funeral service at 1 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010, at the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church on Mission Road, Fort Hall with the burial following in the Mission Cemetery.
All natural burial arrangements are under the care of the Doris Brunette family.
Kathryn âKatieâ Hansen, 41, of Blackfoot passed away Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at the Blackfoot West LDS Stake Center, 101 N. 900 W., Blackfoot.
The family will meet with friends and relatives from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 S. Shilling Ave., Blackfoot, and again for one hour prior to services at the church. Interment will be in the Riverside-Thomas Cemetery.
James Gordon Hamilton, 81, of Shelley passed away Nov. 14, 2010, at his home.
He was born in Shelley on March 5, 1929, the fourth child and first son of James Campbell Green Hamilton and Eliza VaMeryl Jensen Hamilton.Â
He attended school in Shelley, graduating from Shelley High in 1947.Â He attended winter quarter of 1948 at Ricks College and later attended business school in Idaho Falls on the G.I. Bill.
Lila Mae Kay was born March 4, 1924.Â She joined her Heavenly Father and her husband LaMarr in heaven on Nov. 15, 2010.Â She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Lila was born in Silvis, Ill., to Henry and Laura Kay.Â She had one older brother, Nathaniel, and sister Evelyn, and two younger sisters, Virginia and Pauline.Â She grew up in Montrose, Colo., and graduated from high school there in 1943.Â While in high school she ran for the school track team and won many ribbons.Â