Harold Stotts, age 85 of Okaton, S.D., died Friday, August 5, 2011, at St. Mary's Hospital in Pierre, with his wife, Flavia, of 65 years, at his side.
Harold Eugene Stotts was born October 29, 1925, the son of Roy Ray and Mary Adline (Marshall) Stotts on their homestead west of Okaton, shortly after their move from Lance Creek, Wyo., by horse and wagon. Harold was the eldest of his nine siblings.
Harold and Flavia (Hampton) were married on May 27, 1946. Harold and Flavia spent those years farming the homestead and raising their five children.