Nancy Blue Legs

Funeral services for 73-year old Nancy Blue Legs are Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 2:00 PM at the American Legion Hall in Martin, SD, with Pastor John Poff officiating and traditional Lakota services by Richard Moves Camp

Burial services are at the Lakota Chapel Cemetery in Martin

A two-night wake service will be held. The first night starts Monday, October 19, 2020 at 1:00 PM at the T&T Center in Wanblee, SD. The second night begins Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at noon at the American Legion Hall in Martin.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD

Nancy Blue Legs was born on November 2, 1946 in Sand Creek to Thomas Blue Legs and Mattie Red Elk.  Nancy made her journey to the Spirit World on October 12, 2020 at her home in Rapid City, SD.

Nancy is survived by her daughters, Lorencia Bartlett and  Alice Blue Legs both of Rapid City, SD, Terrilee Milk and LeeAnn Bad Wound both of Martin, SD, , and Deana Milk of Rapid City, SD; sons, Wade and Leonard Bartlett, and Craig Poor Thunder all of Rapid City, SD, and Brian DuBray, Sr. of Martin, SD; sister, Gertie Yankton of Wanblee, SD: nieces, Teresa Gomez, Bonita Blue Legs, and Meredith Blue Legs; and grandchildren, Leslie Bartlett, Daylene Blue Legs, Delta Blue Legs, Meltina Blue Legs, Christina Long Wolf, Danyell Long Wolf-Pierce, Jerry Marshall-McLaughlin, Promise Poor Thunder, Wade Lee Poor Thunder, Leland Standing Bear, Dylan Standing Bear, Carlee Standing Bear, Pinky Standing Bear, Harmony Standing Bear, Keon Bartlett, Wayne Romero, Leo Romero, Eliza Milk, Leonnah Libby, Ampering Blue Legs, Leon Milk, Jr., Lois Between Lodge, and Lionel Between Lodge.

Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Mattie (Red Elk) Blue Legs; son, Leon Blue Legs; daughter, Clara Milk-Marshall; grandsons, Milton Marshall and Steven Standing Bear; and granddaughter, Baby Girl Standing Bear.

Pallbearers will be Lee Horned Antelope, Cody Horned Antelope, Wade Lee Poor Thunder, Jerry Marshall, Larry Thompson, Ronald Fisherman, Jr., Joshua Wanamaker, Carl Standing Bear, Jr., Everett Libby, and Albert Apple, Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be Wayne and Leo Romero, Taylor Blue Legs, Keon Bartlett, Dylan and Leland Standing Bear, Leondyas Apple, Joshua & Madden Wanamaker, Leondre White Whirlwind, Cecil & Vern Marshall, Red Horse Family, Reddest Family, Red Elk Family, Rooks Family, Fisherman Family, Thompson Family, Julie Wilcox, Buffalo Family, Elise Milk, Veronica Black Crow, Dave & Stefanie Running Hawk, Shay Running Hawk, Goldie Richard, Jeff & Shelly Sisco, Dylan Sisco, Hermus Poor Thunder & Family, Bernadine Sitting Holy, Kathy DuBray & Family, Shannon Whiting, Woyaton Lutheran Church, Senior Citizens Center of Wanblee, Martin, & Rapid City, and All Friends & Relatives.

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