Sharon Kathleen Clifford

Sharon Kathleen (Twiss) Clifford, 72, of Manderson, S.D., passed away October 21, 2020, in Pine Ridge.

Sharon Kathleen (Twiss) Clifford was born on April 30, 1948, in Porcupine to William Twiss and Bessie Rock. Sharon made her journey to the Spirit World on October 21, 2020, at the Pine Ridge I.H.S. Hospital in Pine Ridge. 

Sharon is survived by her daughters, Catherine “Sissy” Clifford, Laura (Ken) Mills, and Emma (Shawn) Patton; sons, Oglala Clifford, Jon Cole Clifford, and Colby (Frankie) Clifford; siblings, Louis Jealous Of Him, Sr., Waldron Jealous Of Him, Cheryl Jealous Of Him, Diane Jealous Of Him, Delno Jealous Of Him, Cleo Gates, Angie Clifford, Penny Wolters, Bette O’Rourke, Loren Ray Clifford, and Darrel “Bitzy” True Blood, Sr.; adoptive daughters, Cheryl Good Plume and Colleen Steele; 21 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. 

Sharon is preceded in death by her parents, Bessie Rock and William “Billy” Twiss; husband, David Collins Clifford; sons, Davey Clifford and Chad Clifford; brothers, Jonathon Twiss, Sr., and CJ Clifford; nieces, Mandy Twiss and Joni Twiss; and grandchildren, Natasha Clifford, Sara Clifford and Alex Jealous Of Him. 

Viewing services were held from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Sunday, November 1, at the Sioux Funeral Home in Pine Ridge, with Waylon Jealous of Him officiating and Ms. Darla Black performing the traditional Lakota services. 

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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