Charles “Chuck” Jacob Gotheridge was born June 2, 1962, in Pine Ridge, S.D., to Charles Stephen Gotheridge and Lily (Bull Bear) Gotheridge. Charles, 57, of Martin, made his journey to the Spirit World on December 7, 2019, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. He was a veteran of the United States Army National Guard.
Charles is survived by his wife, Lois Gotheridge of Martin, SD; son, Colton Gotheridge of Martin, SD; brother, David Gotheridge of Martin, SD; sisters, Brenda Gotheridge of Cornell, WI and Marjorie Gotheridge of Hot Springs, SD; aunts, Sharlene May and Annabelle Black Bear both of Martin, SD, and Violet Easter of Spokane, WA; uncles, Seth Ruff of Pittsburgh, PA and Cornell Ruff of Allen, SD; granddaughters, LeAnn Bradford, Shaelan Bradford, and Jayda Doyle all of Martin, SD; sister-in-laws, Nadine Nelson and Jennifer Haight both of Allen, SD, Suzanna Risse of Interior, SD, Jeanette Nelson of Rapid City, SD, and Dorothy Nelson and Maria Nelson both of Kyle, SD; and brother-in-law, Jim Nelson of Martin, SD.
Charles was preceded in death by his daughter, Sammi Jo Gotheridge; parents, Charles and Lily Gotheridge; grandchild, Hoksicila Bradford; mother and father-in-law, Maryann and Narcis Nelson; and brother-in-laws, Jimbo Haight and John Nelson.
Pallbearers will be Jim Risse, Charlie Risse, Jesse Risse, James Gotheridge, Chad Bradford, Wade Janis, Lester Gotheridge, and Rick May.
Honorary pallbearers will be Lisa Gotheridge & Girls, Kim, Melissa, Shayne, and Mikaela Reddy, Justin, John, & Jared Reddy, Shelley Risse, Tawnni Risse, Kace Palmer, Howard Red Bear II, Alyssa and Maryssa Red Bear, Caitlin Nelson & Kids, Eliah DuBray, Jeremy, Brylee, Brenden, and Bryanna Red Owl, Brycee Red Owl II, Cody Janis, Jake and Stephanie Janis, Robert and Jacob Gotheridge, Bruce and Steven McMillin, Sharlene May, Annabelle Black Bear, and All Friends & Relatives.
Visitation Services: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Friday, December 13, 2019 at the Martin Activity Center in Martin, SD
Funeral Services: 2:00 PM, Friday, December 13, 2019 at the Martin Activity Center in Martin, SD
Officiating: Pastor Ken Trivette
Burial Services: Martin Community Cemetery, Martin, SD
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD