Name: William Russell Bickford
From: The Billings Gazette,
Date: Friday, April 26, 1974
Havre - Funeral services for William Russell Bickford, 48, who died in Forsyth,
were held Monday in Havre. He was a former Laurel resident and had worked there
on construction. Mr. Bickford was born Jan. 10, 1926, in Havre. He ranched the
Ennis area until 1958. He married Elizabeth Erickson in 1970, and they moved to
Miles City, then to Forsyth.
Survivors include the widow in Forsyth; his mother, Mrs. Mary Bickford, Havre; three sons, Wayne and Steven Bickford of Billings, and Warren Bickford of Butte; a daughter, Renda, in Florida; six step-children, two grandchildren; three brothers and sisters.