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David Black, Sr.

David Black, Sr.

Jan 29, 1980 - Jan 1, 2018
David Black, Sr., 38, of Arapahoe passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018, at the Wyoming Medical Center. A rosary will be recited on Thursday, January 4, 2018, at Great Plains Hall followed by a wake at (LOCATION). The funeral service will be at 10:00 am on Friday, January 5, 2018, at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church with burial to follow at Arapaho Catholic Cemetery.

David George Black was born on January 29, 1980 in Lander, WY to Lyle Thomas and Sarah Ann (Spoonhunter) Black. He was raised in the Arapahoe area attending grade school at the Arapahoe School and graduating from St. Stephen’s Indian High School.

David was a member of the Native American Church.

He worked for the Northern Arapaho Tribe as a Custodian.

In his free time he enjoyed the Casino’s but most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his sons, David G. Black, Jr., Jordan M. Black, Terrance Standing Elk, and Elijah Littleshield; daughters, Amarah L. Arthur, Cetara R. Moss, and Margaret A. Duran; adopted parents, Leonard and Alice Moss, and Victoria M. Lopez; brothers, Christopher M. Black and Leonard R. Moss, Sr., sisters, Josephine Lewis (Mike), Karen Black (Simon Arthur), Karena Black (Alan Richardson), Angela Black (Lynette Clifford), Kristina Wallowingbull (Aaron) and Eileen Black (Stuart C’Hair); and the extended families of Moss, Shakespeare, Brown, Bell, Black, Spoonhunter, Posey, Littleshield, Oldman, Harris, Villa, Arthur, Fighting Bear, Eagle, Duran, Headley, Willow, Norse, and Wallowing Bull.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lyle T. Black, Sr. and Sarah A. Black; brother, Lyle T. Black, Jr.; companion, Michelle Littleshield; and grandparents, Ward and Margaret Spoonhunter and Henry and Katie Black.

On-line condolences may be made to the family at

Services under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.