Jana L. Swaffar

Jana L. Swaffar, 57, of Wentworth, passed away Sept. 25, 2019 following a courageous battle with cancer.  
Swaffar was born March 24, 1962 in Monett, daughter to the late Clifford Preston Moore and Karen Jane (Smith) Moore. She graduated from Monett High School with the Class of 1980. For several years, she worked as office manager for George’s in Butterfield. She enjoyed cooking, sewing and watching her hummingbirds. She was a member of the Monett Church of Christ. In 1980 in Purdy, she married Lonnie Swaffar, they were blessed with two children.  
She is survived by: husband, Lonnie; son Tyler (Rosie) Swaffar of Joplin; daughter, Toni (Aaron)Johnson of Marionville; four grandchildren; brothers, Mike (Kathy) Moore of Republic and Tim (Carmen) Moore of Portland, Ore.; and a host of extended family and friends.
Graveside services were held Sept. 28, 2019 at Arnhart Cemetery, East Purdy. Memorials may be made to Fair Haven Children’s Home in care of the funeral home. Arrangements were entrusted to Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett.


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