James ‘JK’ Black

WILLISTON James “JK” Black, 91, Williston, died Saturday, June 21, 2014, in a Glendive, Mont., veterans home.

He was born Feb. 9, 1923, to Lynne and Gladys Black, in Kelly, Mont. He served in the Army Air Corps from October 1942 to 1945. He married Frances Armagost on March 13, 1943, in Chicago.

Survivors: wife; daughter, Bonnie Phipps, Machias, Maine; sons, Wesley, Ronald, Robert and Douglas, all Williston, Kenneth, Grand Forks; 29 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; sisters, Joan Kuster, Mojave, Calif., and Gladys Holt, Sutherlin, Ore.

Funeral: Thursday, 1 p.m., Cornerstone FBC, Williston.

Burial: Riverview Cemetery, Williston.

Visitation: Today, 1 to 5 p.m., and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fulkerson Funeral Home, Williston.