Cole St. John, Crow CreekCole Alan “Smood” St. John, 22, Crow Creek, died Dec. 5, 2010, at Sanford Medical Center, Chamberlain.
Cole Alan “Smood” St. John, 22, Crow Creek, died Dec. 5, 2010, at Sanford Medical Center, Chamberlain.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Crow Creek Community Building. Burial will be in St. John’s Episcopal Cemetery, Crow Creek. Wake services began Wednesday and will continue at 7 p.m. today at the community building.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hickey Funeral Chapel, Chamberlain.
He was born on Sept. 8, 1988, at Chamberlain Mid Dakota Hospital to Shelley Taylor and Kerby St. John Sr.
He attended grade school at Fort Yates, N.D., and then on to Crow Creek Middle School and High School.
In 2007, he moved to Mitchell where he was employed at various jobs.
He returned to Fort Thompson in 2009, where he resided until his death.
He is survived by his mother, Fort Thompson; his father, Kenel; four sisters: Dondee and Laycee St. John, Fort Thompson; Bobbee St. John, Mitchell; and Klay-Anne, Fort Yates; eight brothers: Storm, Anton and Shaye, Fort Thompson; Daniel Traversie, Pierre; Kerby Jr., Kitt, Kent and Kash, all of Fort Yates; maternal grandmother, Kay Taylor, Crow Creek; paternal grandmother, Elaine St. John, Kenel; four aunts and six uncles.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Ethan Lane; a sister, Shaniece Kay’Lynn; maternal grandfather, Kenneth Taylor; paternal grandfather, Alvord St. John; an aunt and two uncles.
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