Cecil Foote, 91, of Troy, died on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 at Brendan House in Kalispell. He was born on April 17, 1926 at Mans-field, Ark. to Leslie and Addie (Nidlett) Foote.
Cecil moved to Mon-tana at the age of 15. He started falling timber with a cross cut saw with his brother. He married Max-ine Helton in 1946 at Whidbey Island, Wash. and they made their home in Lincoln County in Mon-tana. Cecil retired from St. Regis Lumber Co. in 1982. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He was preceded in death by a son Clyde Foote.
Survivors include his wife Maxine Foote, Troy; children Butch Foote (Julie), Libby; Ron Foote (Arvey), Grants Pass, Ore.; Ken Foote, Napavine, Wash.; Marcia Foote, Big Fork, Mont.; a brother Johnny Foote, Liberty Lake, Wash.; a sister Betty Cunningham and numer-ous grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Services were be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 at Troy Community Baptist Church in Troy. Arrangements are by Schnackenberg & Nelson Funeral Home in Libby. Online condolences and memories may be shared at www.schnacken bergfh.com.