Bonnie Swaim, 74, of Snyder, died Saturday, December 29, 2018. Mrs. Swaim was a native of Dumas and a resident of the Snyder Community, East of Hamburg, for the past 41 years. She worked as a Control Officer for Farmers Bank and was a supporter of St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Mrs. Swaim was a member of the Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church for over 10 years. She enjoyed sewing, arts and crafts and spending time with her family.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Lee Roy and Lottie Ward Moss and two brothers, Alvis Moss, and Dewight Moss.
She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Ocie “O.L.” Swaim of Snyder; her sons, Gary Swaim of Snyder and Mark Swaim and wife, Jeanie, of Dallas, Texas; her sisters, Ruby Cope and Sherry Jones both of Pine Bluff, Margie Moss of Oklahoma, Jackie Brown and Mary Shields both of Pine Bluff; her brothers, Glenn Moss of Pine Bluff, David Moss of Little Rock and Dewayne Moss of Sheridan; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services are 10 a.m., Saturday, January 5, 2019 at the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Michael Reese officiating. Graveside services are 2 p.m., Saturday, at the Dark Corner Cemetery in Gould, Arkansas. Pallbearers are E.J. Higginbotham, Josh Swaim, Aerin Sheehan, Scott Swaim, Royce Swaim and Emory Austin. Memorials may be made to Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church, 765 Ashley Road 70, Hamburg, AR 71646 or to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m, Friday at the funeral home.