Leona Marie (Laughery) Bascom AKA 'Tootie'
May 26, 2021
Tootie, age 73, of Roundup, MT, was reunited with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 16, 2021 in Billings, MT, due to complications of the Coronavirus.
Leona was born May 5, 1948 to LeRoy Irvin and Helen Marie Laughery in Billings, MT. She attended elementary school in Judith Jap, MT, and graduated high school in Melstone, MT. After high school, she attended college at Montana Status University Billings for business and accounting.
She met the love of her life while working at a western store in Billings, MT, when a Canadian cowboy, Garth Stanley Bascom, strolled in to buy a hat. After swee...