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James 'Little Jim' Barquin

James "Little Jim" Barquin

Jul 22, 1948 - Oct 6, 2015
James “Little Jim” Barquin, III, 67, of Kinnear died on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, at the Help for Health Hospice Home. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, October 12, 2015 at Rocky Mountain Hall in Fort Washakie with Arlen Shoyo officiating.

James Delmar Barquin, III was born on July 22, 1948 in Riverton, WY to James Delmar Barquin, Jr. and Marguerite Jolene (Milburn) Barquin. He grew up on the Wind River Reservation and attended schools in Morton, Pavillion, and St. Stephens. He graduated high school from Pavillion.

He was baptized into the Catholic faith.

He spent his entire life in Fremont County as a rancher. He ran the Barquin Ranch.

He enjoyed his grandchildren, time on the mountain, hunting, fishing, camping, and took great pride in watching his grandchildren rodeo.

He is survived by his sons. J.D. Barquin and his wife Jodi, Billy Barquin, and Lance Peterson and his wife Amy; his grandchildren, Jordon Holder and her husband, Clint, Jade Barquin, Joby Barquin, Jayton Barquin, and Bailee Peterson; his sister, Jolene Scheer and her husband Vernon; his brother-in-law, Tom Hammer; his aunt, Kay Ratliff; and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Margureite Barquin and his sister Pam Hammer.

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Services under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.