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Glenda Swafford

August 26, 1938 — June 6, 2022

Mt. Pleasant, Texas

Glenda Faye Swafford, age 83, passed away at her home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas on June 6, 2022.

Glenda spent most of her working years as a “Nanny” to many children in the community including several of her own grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved to travel and spend time with family. She was a great cook. She was most known in the community for her famous blue-ribbon chicken stew.

She is survived by her husband, Dale Swafford; son, Baney Barnwell, Jr.; daughter, Teresa Barnwell; son, Donnie Barnwell; daughter, Terri Rozell and husband Tommy; daughter, Carol Bishop and husband Mark; stepson, Steve Swafford and wife Roxanne; and stepdaughter, Dori Smith and husband Vell. She is also survived her sister, Arleata Urick and husband Jerry; sister, Dianne Forrest and husband Rex (deceased); her brother, Billy Johnson; grandchildren, Jeremy Barnwell, JJ Barnwell, BJ Kraner, Chris Kraner, Haily Bishop, Adam Smith, Tera Rozell, Maci Swafford and Ridge Swafford; five great-grandsons, three great granddaughters, three nephews and four nieces.

She was preceded in death by her parents Glen and Ethyel Johnson and two grandchildren: Josh Barnwell and Corey Bishop. As well as her beloved dog, Pepper Jack.

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Thursday, June 9, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Curry - Welborn Funeral Home

2256 N Edwards, Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

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