Oliver Thomas Flying of Busby, Montana passed away on Friday, August 17, 2018 at the age of 66.
He was born to parents Lawrence and Nora Flying. Growing up, he attended school in Busby. It was there that he played basketball for the Busby Eagles and won the 1971 State Basketball Championship.
He is survived by his sister Pauline St. Pierre, nieces Lashanda Hargrove (Billings), Ruth Ann St. Pierre (Havre), Janene Flying (Cherokee, North Carolina), Cheyenne Flying (Ashville, North Carolina) and grandson Kevin Red Bird, Jr. (Cut Bank).
Preceded in death by parents Lawrence (Nora) Flying, brother Fenton Byrd Flying, sister Mary Jane Flying and daughter Shiela Flying.
Bullis Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with the arrangements.