ALEXANDRIA [mdash] Betty A. (Allen) Swift, 84, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at Riverwalk Village in Noblesville following an extended illness.
Betty was born Aug. 1, 1932, in Alexandria, to Russell and Naomi (Robertson) Allen and lived in the Alexandria area for most of her lifetime.
She graduated from Alexandria High School and worked at The Willows Nursing Home. Betty was a member of the Alexandria Veterans of Foreign Wars.
She is survived by her three sisters, Doris Balser of Durham, N.C., Shirley (Ron) Dickinson of Fishers, and Kay Edwards of Indianapolis; granddaughter, Brittany (Brian) of Anderson; great-granddaughters, Kyla and Cassidy; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Brenda Swift; son, Gary Swift; sisters, Vivian Ault and Jean Hexamer; and brothers, Bud, Bob and Joe Allen.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Park View Cemetery.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Dove Harbor or the Alexandria Emergency Relief Fund through the funeral home.
Arrangements are being handled by Owens Funeral Home, Alexandria.
Post online condolences at owensmemorialservices.com.
Published on January 24, 2017