Anne Denning Swann, 92, of Springfield, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2020, at NorthCrest Medical Center.
Funeral services were held Sunday, May 31, 2020, at 3 p.m. at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. She was laid to rest in Mt. Carmel Cemetery with Benton Swann, Nathan Swann, Mac Swann, Wilson Swann, Brad Keith, and Joe Letsinger serving as pallbearers. Mrs. Swann was born May 12, 1928, in Orlinda to the late Andrew “Jerry” and Nellie Hancock Denning. She was the Valedictorian for the Cross Plains High School Class of 1946 and was the secretary at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church for 26 years where she was a member.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Joe Caner Swann, her sister, Helen Turner, and her beloved aunt, Margarette Swann. Mrs. Swann is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Joe and Vicki Swann of Springfield; sister, Linda Cotter of Orlando FL; and grandchildren, Jenna Lea Swann, Benton Caner Swann, and Nathan Thomas Swann. If so desired memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. Any donations may be sent in c/o Austin & Bell. A recording of Mrs. Swann’s funeral service is available on the Mt. Carmel YouTube channel at https://youtube/GAY88S881TE