Mary Lou (Owl) Chewey of Stilwell, Oklahoma passed away on August 12, 2022, at her home at the age of 86. Mary was born on October 5, 1935, the daughter of Charley Owl, Sr., and Nannie (Ross) Owl.
Mary was employed by Cherokee Nation Industries for about 30 years before her retirement. She loved being around her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. When she was able, she loved to sew, go to yard sales, thrift stores and having lunch with her daughter Anita. She also loved when she was able to attend church at Fairfield Church. Mary lived life at her own pace, but she made an impact on those she was around. She was very serious and would always let you know the truth. She was sweet yet sassy but deep down had a heart of gold.
She was preceded in death, by her parents, Charley and Nannie; love of her life, Charles Chewey, her grandson, Phillip Vann and other relatives.
She leaves behind her family, which includes her children, Anita Vann and husband Thomas; Dennis Chewey, and Frank Chewey; her grandchildren, Lance Vann, Daniel Chewey, Isaac Chewey, Dennis Chewey, Jr., Jonah Billy, and Melissa Billy; great grandchildren, Lillian Brooke Chewey, Gwendolyn Chewey, Evelyn Chewey, Koda Billy, Kylie Billy, Kyden Billy, and Christopher Connor Vann. Numerous family and friends she leaves behind.
She did the best she could, she will be greatly missed.