March 11, 2020
Avis M. Jamieson, of Chinook Montana, passed away March 4, 2020 at age 90 in the Northern Montana Hospital Care Center.
Avis was the youngest of eight children born at home to Arthur and Rose Wilcox on October 12, 1929 at 601 Illinois St in Chinook.
Avis married Don Jamieson on May 25, 1947 and they raised their six children: Rita (Tuzz) Langford, Jim Jamieson, Jack Jamieson, Jay Jamieson, Dawn (Max) Hofeldt and Rob Jamieson.
Avis was a life-long member of St. Gabriel's Catholic Church where she was active in Altar Society, the prayer chain and choir. She was a typist for the Chinook Opinion, a transcriptionist for the Sweet Medical Center, a member of the VFW Auxiliary, Thursday Night Bowling League member, Powder Puff Stockcar driver, Boy Scout Den Mother, Blaine County Extension Office Secretary, the Title V. Secretary and Care Giver to her Mother, Rose Wilcox.
Avis was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one son, three brothers, four sisters, a granddaughter, a nephew, a great-nephew and numerous in-laws. She is survived by her five remaining children, 18 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Such a legacy of love.
A funeral mass was held at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church on Saturday, March 7, 2020. Wilderness Funeral Home was entrusted with funeral arrangements.