He will be greatly missed by all of his friends and family.
He is survived by one sister Mildred Rayburn; two daughters, Debra (Leon) Towbridge and Marcy (Gary Jahnz) Schmidt; three grandchildren, James (Mandy) Schmidt, Sherri Baker and Sandra (George) Roof; four great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his loving wife, Edna Ruth Mills, and nine brothers and sisters.
Memorial services will take place at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, at St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Meeteetse.
An online memorial is available at www.ballardfh.com.