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Janice Swinford

September 11, 1941 ~ August 28, 2022 (age 80)
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Janice Swinford, age 80 of Metropolis, Illinois went to be with her Lord at 7:12 am on Sunday, August 28, 2022 at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Graveside services will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at St. Stephens Lutheran Church Cemetery with Bro. Kevin Richerson officiating. Music will be provided by Beth Clanahan, soloist.

Janice was a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Rosebud, Illinois and was retired from the Boy Scouts of America.

Janice is survived by her husband of 53 years, Walter “Wally” Swinford; brother, Ted Owen and wife Nancy; brother-in-law, Virgil Swinford and wife Terry; sister-in-law, Kathy Swinford; nieces, Melissa, Laura, Jessica, Rachelle, and Allison.

Janice was preceded in death be her parents, Oscar and Louella (Scott) Owen; sister-in-law, Bertha “Pat” Burson.

There will not be any visitation. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery for the services.

Memorials may be made in Janice’s name to Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, 30 Rosebud Bypass, Golconda, IL 62938

Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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Graveside Service
August 31, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Stephens Lutheran Church Cemetery


Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
30 Rosebud Bypass, Golconda IL 62938

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