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MARY JOSH

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JoshOct 4, 1944 - Jan 29, 2014 ANADARKO Mary Beth (Bointy) Josh, 69, of Anadarko, Oklahoma, was called home by the Lord Wednesday, January 29, 2014, in Anadarko.. Mary was born October 4, 1944, in Lawton, Oklahoma, to William and Sallie (Hokeah) Bointy. She attended school at Sedan to the 4th grade, then attended Carnegie School and graduated with the class of 1963. Mary received her associate's degree in business administration at Haskell in 1965. She started her career and moved to Washington, DC and worked for the BIA. In 1970, she moved back to Oklahoma and worked for HUD and Hearings and Appeals. From 1982 to 1987, she was employed with the Kiowa Tribe in Carnegie; 1988 - 1999, with the Indian Health Service, where she retired to take care of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, who were "the joy of her life." Mary was an extremely proud mother and grandmother. She never missed their sporting events, plays, music programs and parties. She would follow them anywhere they went, and they loved her as much also. She was very involved in their lives as well as in her church. She was a member of the Cache Creek United Methodist Church and attended Grace Christian Fellowship Church. She was also a proud member of the Kiowa Tribe. Mary is survived by her two daughters: M. Salli Josh, of Anadarko; and Alicia Foreman and husband Matthew, of Anadarko; two brothers: Joe Bill Bointy, of Anadarko; and Hess Bointy, of Carnegie; two sisters: Donna Gardner, of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; and Edna "Fuzzy" Bointy, of Anadarko; grandchildren, Courtney Muro and husband Manuel, Niki Josh and companion Samuel Cozad, Coleman and DaKoda Josh, Jordon Foreman, Lexi Foreman, and Eli Foreman; great-grandchildren, Kristan Williams, Mila Beth Muro, and Uriah Cozad; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mary was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers, Vincent, Jack, Wallace and Daniel Bointy, and Archie Curley; and two sisters, Charlotte Doxtator and Billie Rose. Prayer service will be at 6 p.m. on Sunday, February 2, 2014, at Grace Christian Fellowship Church in Anadarko. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, February 3, 2014, at Grace Christian Fellowship Church, with the Rev. Ted Mercer, the Rev. Alvin Deere, and the Rev. Donnie Ahhaity officiating. A private family burial will follow at a later date. Services are under the direction of Smith Funeral Home, Anadarko, OK. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.smithfuneralservices.com www.smithfuneralservices.com
Published in The Oklahoman on Feb. 1, 2014
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