Sandra Black Crow


Funeral services for 69-year old Sandra Black Crow are Sat, May 15, 2021 at 10:00 CT at the He Dog School in Parmelee, SD, with traditional Lakota services by Leksi Fred Little Bald Eagle and Mr Henry Quick Bear

Burial is at Unci’s Place (Family cemetery) in Mission, SD

A one-wake service starts Friday, May 14, 2021 at 1:00 CT, also at the He Dog School in Parmelee

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD

Sandra A. Black Crow was born on April 8, 1952 in Rosebud, SD to Nellie He Dog and Royal R. Black Crow. Sandra made her journey to the Spirit World on May 7, 2021 at the Rosebud IHS Hospital in Rosebud, SD.

Sandra is survived by her children, Royal Yellow Hawk, Tony Yellow Hawk, Annie Yellow Hawk and Karen Searby; siblings, Linda Little Dog, Jody Waln, Jim W. Leader Charge and Calvin Waln; and grandchildren, Wiconi, Xavier, Yamni, Isabella, Pevious, Legend, Jenelle, Baby Sandra and Drako Little Thunder, Hoksila, Linda, Uniavin, Lydia and Iyanka Win Yellow Hawk, Jacob, Bradley, Ella and Lina Iron Shell, Kuwa, Pamla and Bria Yellow Hawk. 

Sandra was preceded in death by her mother, Nellie He Dog; father, Royal R. Black Crow; son, Royce “Cowboy” Yellow Hawk; sister, Thelma Black Crow; and brother, Charles Black Crow.

Honorary pallbearers will be All Friends & Relatives.