Area Deaths

KAITLYN BACON, 21, Granville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 7, in a motorcycle accident in northwest Minot. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home. Minot)

JUDY BALLANTYNE, 68, Minot, died Thursday in her home. (Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot)

JOHN HARKISON, 85, Rugby, died Tuesday in a Minot hospital. Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m., First Lutheran Church, Rugby. Visitation Monday, one hour prior to the service, in the church. (Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby)

ROY COUNTS, 83, Dunseith, died Wednesday in a Belcourt hospital. Funeral Monday, 9 a.m., St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Dunseith. Wake Sunday, 4:30 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., in the church. (Nero Funeral Home, Bottineau)

TERRY CARLSON, 58, Washburn, died Tuesday at his home. Memorial service Sunday, 2 p.m., Washburn United Methodist Church. Visitation Sunday, one hour prior to the service, in the church. (Goetz Funeral Home, Washburn)

JEFFREY ABRAHAMSON, 57, Minot, died Thursday in a Minot hospital. (Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)

LARRY STEWART, 78, Williston, died Wednesday in a Williston hospital. Funeral Monday, 11 a.m., First Lutheran Church, Williston. Visitation Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m., Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston.

WILLIAM HOUGHT, 52, LaQuinta, Calif., formerly of Bonetraill, died Wednesday in Indio, Calif. (Everson-Coughlin Funeral Home, Williston)