Spencer Ray White Eagle
Spencer Ray White Eagle was born March 29, 1986 at the Carl Albert Indian Health Center at Ada, OK to George Dennis and Patricia Ann (Red Hat) White Eagle. He departed this life on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Southard, OK at the age of 31.
His siblings include Denise, George Jr., Matthew Sr., Daniel Sr. and Sonya White Eagle. Spencer lived in Longdale, OK where he attended Canton Public Schools up until his junior and senior years, graduating at Riverside Indian School in Anadarko, OK. He played football for both Canton and Riverside. He enjoyed being a part of the Riverside Braves wrestling team. After graduating high school, Spencer attended Guthrie Job Corps Center where he received his degree in Culinary Arts. His hobbies included hanging out with family, cooking, spending numerous hours playing PS4 and laughing and joking with all his cousins, nieces, nephews, brothers, sisters and friends. In 2007, he met Christina Marie Faith. They were soon to be married in 2010. Spencer was an active member of the Tsistsistas He’me’da’na’w. (Cheyenne Bowstring Society).
Spencer is survived by his four step-children, Galen Jr., Ramona, Kirbey and Gabriel Smoker; his father, Cheyenne Arrow Priest George Dennis White Eagle Sr., three brothers, George White Eagle, Jr., Matthew Jacob White Eagle, Sr. and Daniel Arron White Eagle, Sr.; two sisters, Denise Pearl White Eagle and Sonya Pauline White Eagle; and twenty-two nieces and nephews. Spencer is preceded in death by his mother Patricia Ann White Eagle and wife Christina Marie Faith White Eagle. Spencer will be dearly missed by many family members and friends.
A traditional all-night wake service was at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the Canton Native American Gymnasium. Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm., Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at the same venue with Rev. George Akeen, Jr. and Rev. Diana Russell officiating. Interment followed in the Cantonment Cemetery west of Canton Lake under the direction of Pierce Funeral Home, Canton, OK. Condolences may be made online at www.piercefuneralhomes.com.