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Joan M. Swofford

December 31, 1969 December 29, 2014
Joan M. Swofford
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Joan M. Swofford, age 82, of Pocahontas, IL passed away, Monday, December 29, 2014 at Carlyle Healthcare Center, Carlyle, IL. Funeral services will be held Friday, January 2, 2015 at 11 AM at The Pocahontas Methodist Church. Interment will be in Robinson Cemetery, Pocahontas, IL. Friends may call Friday, January 2, 2015 after 9 AM until service time at the church. She was born on April 23, 1932 in Highland, IL to Marion and Helen (Zbinden) Sugg. She married William Swofford, Jr on August 13, 1950 in Grantfork, IL. He died April 8, 2011. She is survived by her daughters Sue (Randy) Keeling of Pocahontas, IL, Kay (Gary) Walker, of Pocahontas, IL, and Kim (Martin) Poleski of Ballwin, MO. She is also survived by a brother Roger (Charolette) Sugg of River Forest, IL, a sister Donna (Robert) Swofford of Pocahontas her grandchildren Jeremy Keeling, Christopher (Angela) Walker, Chad Walker, Katelyn Willman, Mitch Willman and a great grandchild Anderson Walker. She was preceded in death by her husband, her brother Jon Sugg, and a nephew Tommy Swofford. She grew up and lived most of her life in Pocahontas, IL. She attended Pocahontas Schools and graduated from Pocahontas High School. She had worked at The Highland Garment Factory and also at Powhatton Restaurant. She was a member of the Pocahontas Methodist Church. Memorial contributions are suggested to The Pocahontas Methodist Church.


Friday, January 2, 2015 at 11 AM

Pocahontas Methodist Church


Friday, January 2, 2015 after 9 AM

Pocahontas Methodist Church

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