LODGE GRASS — Jaren Wayne Blacksmith, 3, of Lodge Grass died Aug. 17, 2011.
He was born Aug. 10, 2008, in Crow Agency, a son of Latasha Little Light and Dwayne Blacksmith. He was an active young boy who enjoyed playing guns and swords with his siblings in the outdoors.
His grandfather Wayne Little Light, uncle Jordan Blacksmith and great-grandparents Richard (Cesyl) Eastman, Becker Little Light Sr., Dolly Hunts Arrow, Lacey (Dorothy) Takes Enemy, Ellsworth Ten Bear, Esther Pretty Weasel and Evangeline Whiteman Runs Him preceded Jaren in death.
Survivors include his parents; his siblings, Zane Little Light, Mylon, Raisha, Solomon, Vivica and Marissa Blacksmith; his grandparents Richelle, Myron (Jesse) and Franklin Eastman, Frederica Left Hand, Loretta Little Light, Pansy (Sonny) Yellowmule, Carletta (Dennis) Bravo, Nelvette (Stan) Rides Horse, Marilyn (Richard) Chief, Doreen (Grant) Stewart, Carla (Homer), Gary (Ann), Becker (Carol) Jr. and Terrin Little Light, Larry (Jackie), Hugh (Janet) Jr., Edward (Ann) Sr., Bear (Ramona), Dale and Angie Blacksmith, Zona Dust, Jerry (Ernestine) Pretty Weasel, Shawn (Evelyn) Backbone, Mike (Alfredine), Robert (Francis), Jonathon (Trudi), James and Bradford Takes Enemy; his great grandparents Grady and Annabelle Hunts Arrow, Junetta Medicine Horse, Hugh Blacksmith Sr., Alonzo Ten Bear, Barbara Left Hand, Buster Brien, Norma Stops, Alice Lion Shows, Sara Fisher, Helen Driftwood, Collin Young, Everett and Marlene Whiteman Runs Him, as well as numerous aunts and uncles. Our family is large; if we have missed you, please accept our apology.
Funeral s ervices will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22, in the Lodge Grass Our Lady of Loretto Catholic Church Gymnasium. Interment will follow in the Lodge Grass Cemetery. Bullis Mortuary has been entrusted with the arrangements.