Annette Clifford


Funeral services for 61-year old Annette Clifford are Tues, Jan 17, 2023 at 10:00 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, SD, with Father Peter Klink, SJ, and Bill and Terri White officiating.

Burial will be at a later date.

A one-night wake service starts Mon, Jan 16, at 3:00 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge with evening services starting at 7:00

Annette Marie Clifford was born on June 3, 1961, in Pine Ridge, SD, to Darwin Clifford and Freda Charlotte White Bull.  Annette made her journey to the Spirit World on January 8, 2023, at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.

Annette is survived by mother Freda White Bull; children Michelle Lee Yellow Bird, Joyce Lynn Tibbitts, Norma Jo Tibbitts, and Anthony Emil Tibbitts Jr; sister Mary Jo Tapio; brothers Michael James Clifford and William Lee Clifford Sr; grandchildren Jayend Wayne Brewer, Louie Black Feather, Jasper James Lee Yellow Bird-Steele, Lilly Lynn Tibbitts, Jasmine Iris Tibbitts, Anthony Emil Tibbitts III, Duane Michael Swallow, and Annette Marie Swallow; aunts Margaret Moore, Christine Clifford, and Colleen Clifford; uncle Stanley Wayne Clifford; and numerous nieces & nephews.  

Annette was preceded in death by her father Darwin Clifford; grandson Riley James Ferguson; brother-in-law Lyle Martin Tapio; and son-in-law Ronald Louie Ferguson. 

Pallbearers will be Jaylend Brewer, Louie Black Feather, Bryan Blue Bird, Jasper Yellow Bird, Anthony Tibbitts III, Duane Swallow, John Watters, Tyler Clifford and Myron Tapio.

Honorary pallbearers will be Melvin White Bull, Anthony Tibbitts, Sr. Kristie Tapio, Lily & Jasmine Tibbitts, Mika Krattenmaker, Beau Clifford, CeCe Clifford Jr Clifford, Billie Jo Clifford & Family, Brittany Clifford, Phyllis Clifford, Leslie Cuny, Wayne Clifford, Shane Clifford, Scott Clifford, Shilo Clifford, Mark Tapio & Family, Doug Patton, Pourier Family, Clifford Family, Luke & Marlena Pond, Jonathan Twiss Jr, Bobette Patton, Colleen Steele, Doris Goings, Diane Jealous, Darla Shangreaux, Judy Twiss, Ella Yellow Horse, William Pond, Corwin Good Crow, Patrick Tapio, Shannie Palmier, Val Wounded Horse, Yvonne Chase Alone, Beaven Black Bull, Janelle Brewer, Michelle Hagen, Michelle Cummings, Kelli Watters, Cheryl Twiss, LeeAnn Keester, Tibbitts Family, Julie Trapp, Dani Her Many Horses, Bob & Brian Pille, Joey Black Feather, Lance Brewer, Shawn Swallow, Manderson Crew, Gabe Ruff, Jeremy Yankton, James Red Cloud, Reno Red Cloud, Jr. Mitchell Brewer, Peta Catches, Monique, Marlena, & Marsel, Doris Hillman, Plume Family, Penny, Angie & Cleo Clifford, Norma Black Feather, Gene Tyon , Sabrina Reese, Robert Sierra, Ty LaForge, Jenny Stover & Family, Patty Starkey, Danelle Bagola, Reddy Boys, Ferguson Family, Tiffiny & TD Garnette & Family, Palmier Family, Karen Boltz, Shangreaux & Cottier Families, Cummings Family, Weston Family, Iron Coud Family, Lester Watter Family, Lafferty Family, Ross Family, Lonesome Valley and White Butte Crew and All Friends & Relatives

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD