We were blessed with (Eva) JoAnn (Jones) Swift on July 3, 1943 in Tulsa, OK and she was taken home on Thursday, January 3, 2013.
She married Dr. Samuel C. Swift on November 28, 1970 and they had two children which they raised in Sand Springs, OK. She was a loving and devoted mother to Michael Swift and Jana Hubble, and a dedicated step-mother to Elizabeth Shockley, Craig Swift and Cos Swift. She was “Nanny” to six grandchildren, Brennon and Blayne Shockley, Kacie Swift and Neil, Logan and Katara Hubble.
JoAnn was a member of the Eastern Star and served as Grand Representative of Scotland in Oklahoma, Worthy Matron of Naomi Chapter, and Worthy Matron of Sand Springs Eastern Star twice.
She is survived by her husband, Sam, their children, Michael and Jennifer Swift, and Jana and J. Hubble and their three children. Also survived by three step-children, Elizabeth and David Shockley and their two sons, Craig and Barbara Swift and their daughter, and Cos and Ethel Swift, as well as her brother Lee Jones and his wife Linda.
Viewing and visitation will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Monday, January 7, 2013 in the Mobley-Dodson Chapel. The services will be performed by her good friend and former Pastor, Dr. Mike Story. Interment will immediately follow at Woodland Memorial Park in Sand Springs. Condolences and messages to the family may be left at the funeral home website, www.mobley-dodsonfuneralservice.com