Archive for Thursday, May 24, 2007

Chloe Ellen Swadley

May 24, 2007


Graveside services for Chloe Ellen (Paul) Swadley, 81, Lawrence, were Tuesday at Vinland Cemetery. Mrs. Swadley died May 20, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born March 29, 1926, at Waldron, Ark., the daughter of William D. and Pearl Bottoms Paul. She attended schools in Bradleyville, Mo.

She married Joe E. Swadley, Sept. 28, 1945. He died Aug. 4, 2004. She worked as a property manager in Lawrence and was employed at the University of Kansas as house manager at Ellsworth Hall retiring in 1991.

Survivors include a son Kenneth, Colorado Springs; two daughters, Linda Wiseman, Baldwin City, and Michelle French, Lawrence; two sisters, Juanita Herd, Bozeman, Mont., and Grace Mitchell, Springfield, Mo.; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Her parents, husband and a brother, Dewey, died earlier.

Memorials may be made to the Chloe Ellen Swadley Memorial Fund, and sent in care of PO Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.

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