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Sheri Louise Coutts

Thursday, May 17, 2018

On Sunday, May 6, 2018, Sheri Louise Coutts, daughter, mother and grandmother, passed away at the age of 59.

Sheri was born on March 14, 1959 in Forsyth, Montana, the daughter of Gloria (Olsen) and Virgil Farris. Sheri graduated from Forsyth High School in 1977 and later married and had four children.

Most recently, Sheri returned to Red Lodge to care for her parents, Gloria and the late Don Coutts, and she worked as a cook at The Willows Assisted Living facility.

Sheri took great joy in her grandkids and her dog, Oreo.

Sheri is survived by her parents, Gloria Coutts and Virgil Farris; adopted brother John Holman; her children, Ron, Lindsay, Levi and Trevor; grandchildren, Jazzmin, Kyra, Bryan, Makyla, Aadon and Mason and one on the way.

She was preceded in death by her father, Don Coutts; brothers, TJ and Monte; step-brother, John Coutts; and stepmom, Waneeta Farris.

A celebration of Sheri’s life will be announced and held later in the summer.


Upcoming Events

  • Monday, April 22, 2019 - 6:00pm
    Paintbrush Piecers Quilt Guild meeting will be Monday April 22 at 6 p.m. at the Cody Sr. Center. After a short business meeting the program will be a trunk show presented by Betty Hecker, Audrey Clark and Sharon Kaeding from Red Lodge. Meetings are free and guests are welcome. For information contact Marybeth 754-5399
  • Monday, April 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Meets every Thursday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation, 122 S. Hauser. It is open to all. 425- 1755.
  • Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, April 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.

The Carbon County News

Street Address:

11 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 970, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Phone: 406-446-2222

Fax: 406-446-2225

Toll-Free: 800-735-8843

Open: Monday-Friday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.