The Woodward News

September 11, 2013

Johanna (Jody) Mae Jones


Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. —     Johanna (Jody) Mae Jones, 55 year old Woodward resident died Friday, August 16, 2013 in Woodward. Memorial services were held Monday, August 19, 2013 in the Billings Funeral Home with Reverend Donetta Hunter officiating.

    Johanna (Jody) Mae Brant was born in Woodward Oklahoma on January 23, 1958 to John Thomas and Juanita (Phillips) Brant.  Johanna spent her early childhood in Ft. Supply attending school through 8th grade.  In her freshman year she moved to Dodge City, KS to live with her Aunt Stella and Uncle Harold Phillips.  She graduated from Dodge City High School with the class of 1976.  On November 14, 1981 Jody was united in marriage to Michael Elliot in San Diego, California.  Jody was blessed with two sons, Jeff and John.

    Jody worked in the medical claims department in the insurance field.  She had many hobbies which included reading and watching old television shows. Especially the Andy Griffith Show.

    Jody is survived by two sons Jeff Elliot and John Elliot, both of Moore, her mother Juanita Boatright; one sister Carolyn Frazier and husband Edward, step-sister Peggy Evanoika and husband David of Montrose CO., step-brother Raymond Main of Alaska, two special cousins Teresa Parker and Scott Gaston and several other  cousins and host of friends.

    Jody was preceded in death by her father and stepmother, John and Thelma Brant.