Benny Dude Cloud, 1953 - 2020
Benny Dude Cloud was born June 5, 1953, to Dan and Nellie Cloud, in Boley. He departed this life Sept. 7, 2020, at the age of 67 years, three months, and two days.
Benny, known as Pee Wee by many, was a graduate of Olive High School; and spent most all his life in the Bristow area. He attended classes both Bacone and Haskell Junior College. Deborah E. Dilbeck and Benny Cloud were united in marriage; to this union was born one son, Dustin.
Pee Wee worked many years as a line clearance tree trimmer with Statewide Tree Service. He loved spending time with his family. Grandkids and great grandkids alike, family was always first. He loved to cut wood. Pee Wee was a traditionalist and a member of the Nuyaka Ceremonial Ground where he held various roles throughout the years.
Benny is survived by one son, Dustin Cloud and April Harley, of Bristow; one brother, Stephen “Guss” Cloud; one sister, Marilyn Cloud; six grandchildren, Destiny Cloud, Deborah Cloud, Christian Cloud, Sadie Cloud, Nathan “Ben Ben” Cloud and Ninnie “Chunky” Cloud; and three great-grandchildren, Jacoby “Red Eagle” Hicks and Benjamin and Aliona Camarena-Orozco.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Daniel Cloud and Chapman Cloud.
Wake services were held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020 at the Cloud family home. Funeral services followed at 2 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. Interment took place at the Johnson Cloud McNac Family Cemetery.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.hutchinsmaplesfuneralhome.com.