Crayton D. White Eyes was born January 8, 1963, in Chicago, Ill., to Lawrence D. White Eyes and Chrystal (Graham) Bordeaux. Crayton, 56, of Rapid City, made his journey to the Spirit World on August 31, 2019, at the Rapid City Regional Hospice of the Hills in Rapid City. He was a Veteran of the United States National Guard.
Crayton is survived by his mother, Chrystal (Graham) Bordeaux; children, Sasha White Eyes, Telly White Eyes, Crayton White Eyes and Victoria Suzanne White Eyes; siblings, Ernest (Jeanette) White Eyes and their children, Ernest “Jr.”, Joseph, Lema, Lawrence and Jacob; Anthony White Eyes and his children, Anthony White Eyes, Jr. and Jenna White Eyes; Chrystal “Baby Girl” White Eyes and her children, Leonard Ziegler, Jr., Shaunde Ziegler and Ashlee Marie Fawn Ziegler; Richie Richards and his child, Chance Richards; and Nathan Bordeaux; grandchildren, Taleah and Tay White Eyes; and numerous nieces, nephews and grandchildren.
Crayton was preceded in death by his father, Lawrence D. White Eyes; grandparents, Suzanne Richards, Ernest Graham, John and Helena White Eyes; aunt, Juanita White Eyes; and nephew, Baptiste White Eyes.
Pallbearers will be: Simon Smashed Ice, Jenna White Eyes, Lawrence White Eyes, Anthony White Eyes, Jr., Chance Richards and Nathan Bordeaux.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: All friends & relatives.
Wake Services: One night wake service starting at 10:00 AM, Sunday, September 8, 2019 at the Brother Rene Hall in Oglala, SD with Rosary services staring at 7:00 PM and military roll call to follow.
Mass of Christian Burial Services: 10:00 AM, Monday, September 9, 2019 at the Brother Rene Hall in Oglala, SD
Officiating: Fr. Joe Daoust, S.J. and Sr. Barb Bogenschutz
Traditional Lakota Services: To Be Announced
Graveside Services: Holy Rosary Mission Catholic Cemetery, Pine Ridge, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD