Carol Margaret Elk Nation, 62, of Eagle Butte, entered the spirit world Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at Monument Health, Rapid City. In compliance with the CRST Tribal Directives, a private family service was held Monday, December 7, 2020, at All Saints Catholic Church, Eagle Butte, with a procession at 8:30 a.m. from the four-mile. Burial took place at the Eagle Butte Cemetery.
Carol is survived by the love of her life Tony Marshall, Eagle Butte; Brother Lyle Elk Nation, Pierre, SD; Sisters: Norma and Berna Tiokasin, McLaughlin, SD; Daughters Rhonda Claymore and Ashley Elk Nation both of Eagle Butte; Hunka Daughter, Stephanie Lofton, Rapid City, SD; Sons Derek Marshall, Eagle Butte and Charlie Marshall, Rapid City, SD; Grandchildren Levi & Kevin Elk Nation, Tyus & Keya Marshall, Shayden, Marty, Brileigh, Derek Jr. & Warren Marshall, Alexus and West Claymore, Evany and Jess Lawrence; Cousin Sisters: Mildred (Tommy) Carpenter, Lodge Grass, MT, LaVae (Hermus) Red Horse, Bridger, SD, Codi High Elk, Thunder Butte, SD, Lois High Elk, Spearfish, SD, Theresa Lofton, Eagle Butte, SD; Cousin Brothers: Rick Laundreaux, Anthony Stricker. Nieces; A’Reta & Rhea Tom, Melissa & Tiara “Baby Doll” Carpenter, Lynnea Swan, Karlys Swan, Miriam Swan, Gayle Lofton, Donna and Rikki Red Legs, Eden and Sierra Tiokasin; Nephews: Charles and Delano White Eagle, CL Good Nature, MJ Swan, Skeets Dolphus, Phillip Nordvold, Todd Johns, Paul Garreaux, Justin & Jalen Knife, and Jeffrey Red Tomahawk.
She was preceded in death by her Dad Levi Elk Nation; Mom Mary Jane Tiokasin; Brother James Elk Nation; Sisters; Paulette High Elk, Della Lovejoy, Ruby Norvold; Grandma Maggie Pretty Buffalo-Red Bird; Aunt Clara & Uncle Paul High Elk, Uncle Narcisse “Shorty” & Aunty Mary Stricker; Cousin Carlos Red Legs; Nephews: Brady Paul Knife, Avery Red Legs, Kenny Fights The Thunder, Troy Eagle Chasing, Sr.; Nieces: Jayme and Terry White Eagle, Darla, Janet and Shelly Stricker, Mary Grass; Best Friends: Andrea Grass & Charlotte West-Lebeau.