Betty Swain, 82, of Ashdown, Ark.

Updated: January 5, 2019

Betty Swain, 82, of Ashdown, Ark., passed away December 12, 2018. 

She was born December 18, 1935 in Gainesville, Texas, to Earl and Lula Ritcherson. She operated and retired from her own green house.

Mrs. Swain was preceded in death by her husband, John Swain; one daughter, Frankie Leatherwood; two brothers and three sisters. 

She is survived by one son, John Wesley Swain, Jr. of Ashdown, Ark.; one daughter, Paula Maxey of Horatio, Ark.; one sister, Edith O’Neal of Malvern, Ark.; 10 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

A graveside service was held Sunday, December 30, 2018, at Arden Cemetery.