Funeral services for 60-year old Thomas Waters are Tues, Sept 7, 2021 at 2:00 Joyner Hall in Pine Ridge, SD.
Burial will be at the Waters Family Cemetery in Cheyenne Creek-Pine Ridge, SD.
Visitation precedes the services from 10:00 – 2:00, also at Joyner Hall
Thomas Alvin Waters “Sunkole Wicasa” was born on June 29, 1961 in Pine Ridge, SD to Bud and Joanne (Goings) Waters. Thomas made his journey to the Spirit World on September 1, 2021 at the Monument Health Hospital in Rapid City, SD.
Thomas is survived by his father, Bud Waters; wife, Troy Lynn Waters; son, Warren Waters; grandchildren; Shania Good Crow, Kendra Apple, and Adrian Apple; siblings, Sharon Waters, Mona Waters, Wayne Waters, Lonnie Waters, Forrest Waters, and Patrick Water; uncles, Bob Lacota and Mike Greene; aunts, Barbara Dull Knife and Delmarie Bradford; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Thomas was preceded in death by his mother, Joanna (Goings) Waters; brother, Darold Waters, Harold Waters, Lester Waters, and Darrell “Jumbo” Donald Waters; niece, Misty Waters; nephews, Louie Ferguson and Lyle Waters; grandson, Riley Ferguson; paternal grandparents, Jessie (Waters) Good Shield, Ida (Waters) Lacota, and Leon Lacota; maternal grandparents, Luke Goings and Ida Brave Eagle; aunts, Colleen Greene and Maxine Lacota; and uncles, Zack Lacota & Leon “Boob” Lacota, Jr.
Pallbearers will be Bo Ferguson, Cole Waters, Cass Waters, John George Waters, Barney Janis, Kenneth Good Crow, Darrell Vitalis, Jr., Kristen Black Elk, and Gilbert Cuny.
Honorary pallbearers will be all friends & relatives.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD