Born in Bicknell, Indiana November 20, 1940, the daughter of Corbett Johnson and Harriett DeBord Johnson. She married Richard Swan August 7, 1965 and he survives.
She was a member of the First Christian Church in Dugger, and retired from Central Elementary in Sullivan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Bill Johnson, and an infant brother.
Survivors include her husband Richard Swan, one son, Rick Swan (Monica) of Dugger, one daughter, Heather Richardson (Tony) of Dugger, one brother, Bobby D. Johnson of Avon, IN., six grandchildren, Cody, Aedria, and Hunter Swan, Dakota and Tayla Brown, and Jasmine Richardson.
Funeral services will be at 2:00PM Thursday February 18, 2010 at Newkirk's Funeral Home with Pastor Scott Chambers officiating. Interment in the Dugger Cemetery. Friends may call from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Wednesday.