Terrie L. Swanwick

CHETOPA — Terrie L. Swanwick, 58, of rural Chetopa passed away the morning of Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, at Freeman Hospital in Joplin.

Terrie Lynne Jones was born on Aug. 3, 1962, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. As a young girl, she moved with her family to Oswego, where she grew up and attended school. In 1980, she graduated from Oswego High School. She continued her education at Labette Community College, earning an associate degree in radiology.

For many years, Terrie worked as a radiology technician at the Parsons Clinic and later at Ortho Four States and Mercy Clinic Orthopedics in Galena.

Her greatest joy came from spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also loved her dogs, Jasper and El.

In August 1987, Terrie and Tony Swanwick were united in marriage in Florida. He survives of the home.

Survivors include her husband, Tony Swanwick of the home; two sons, Jordan Swanwick and his wife, Sammy, of Carl Junction, Missouri, and Erik Swanwick of Vinita, Oklahoma; two grandchildren, Lola Swanwick and Sutton Swanwick; her mother, Vickie Jones of Oswego; two brothers, Glenn Jones of Hallowell and Tracy Jones of Wichita; her uncle, Michael Kimbrell of Chetopa; and her dog, Jasper.

The service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Community Bible Church in Chetopa. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Chetopa. Friends may call to sign the register from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home in Chetopa. The funeral service can be viewed live on the Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home Facebook page. For all events, social distancing guidelines will be followed, including the requirement of face masks. 

Memorials are suggested to the Bartlett Grade School Wild Program. Checks payable to Bartlett Activities Association/WILD may be left at or mailed to Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 346, Chetopa, KS 67336.

Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.

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