Funeral services for 71-year old former Oglala Sioux Tribe President Theresa Bernice “Huck” Two Bulls are Sat, Nov 28, 2020 at noon at the Pow-Wow Grounds in Pine Ridge, SD, with The Rev Robert Two Bulls and Rev Deacon Twyla Two Bulls officiating and traditional Lakota services by Mr Richard Broken Nose. Drum Group is Melvin Young Bear and the Porcupine Singers
Burial is at St Phillip’s Episcopal Cemetery in Manderson, SD
Viewing precedes the funeral on Sat from 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM, also at the Pine Ridge Pow-wow Grounds
Theresa Bernice “Huck” Two Bulls, Wiyaka Tokeheya Yuha Najin” was born on October 23, 1949 in Pine Ridge, SD to Gayle Two Bulls and Theresa Weston. Theresa made her journey to the Spirit World on November 21, 2020 at the Chadron Community Hospital in Chadron, NE.
Theresa is survived by her daughters, Shawna Tymes, Jody Pacheco, and Elise (Roman) Tymes; sons, William (Tesse) Tymes, Ellis (Jessica) Brings Him Back III, and Shane (Jennifer) Two Bulls; siblings, Sarah Two Bulls-Janis, Antoinette (Red) Eagle Elk, Judi Two Bulls, Josette Peltier, Harold Two Bulls, Sr., Patrick Two Bulls, Leo Two Bulls, Lisa Two Bulls, and Linda Roper; hunka father, Reuben McCloskey; hunka siblings, Ione “Tiny” McCloskey, Mario Gonzalez, Genevieve Ribitsch, Fred Sitting UP, Archie Hopkins, Barb Swan, Loretta Little Hawk, Jane Little Hawk, Cecil Little Hawk, Jim (Alberta) Miller, Loretta (Tom) Cook, Yvette (Sean) Collins, Pat Pulliam, Bill Pulliam, Louise Pulliam, Anthony Wounded Head, and Anita Afraid of Bear; grandchildren, Dylan, Stormey, Shelby Jon, William, Jr., Mikey, Joseph, Danniel, Ellis “Misun” IV, Rydin, Shaynelle, and Adison; one great grandson, Ezekiel Tymes; godson Jesse Pulliam; and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.
Theresa was preceded in death by her father, Gayle Two Bulls; mother, Theresa Weston-Two Bulls; spouse, Ellis Steve Brings Him Back, Jr.; brothers, Gayle “Chaskay” Thomas and Ivan”Bud” Thomas; sisters, Yvette Two Bulls and Avis Jean Two Bulls; maternal grandparents, Samuel H. Weston and Sarah Elizabeth Standing Cloud; paternal grandparents, Amos Two Bulls and Annie White Shield; and daughter, Cheri Lynn Mousseau.
Pallbearers will be Dylan Tymes, Stormy Tymes, Shelby Jon Tymes, William Tymes, Jr., Michael “Mikey “ Brings Him Back, Joseph Tymes, Danniel “Danny” Shangreaux, Ellis “Misun” Brings Him Back IV, Rydin Wyld Two Bulls, and Ezekiel Tymes.
Honorary pallbearers will be all Relatives & Friends.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD