Sheila F. (Ramsey) Swafford, 72, of Ingalls, died May 8, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis after an extended illness.
She was born in Anderson, on Jan. 24, 1945, to Rastus Rufus and Frankie E. (Strahan) Ramsey.
Sheila was a member of Seventh-day Adventist Church. She was a homemaker.
Sheila is survived by her seven children, Angela Mayhugh, Jeffrey (Melissa) Young, Robert Miller, James Miller, Sheela Hall, Sha (Chad) Henry and Shauna Swafford; 17 grandchildren, Benjamen, Brittenee, Bryana, Jason Scott, Natalie, Nathan, Devin, Tiffany, Dylan, Shellby, Dalton, Lailee, Jurnee, Joshua, Aayden, and Izzabella; brother, Alfred Ramsey; sister, Bonnie Fraley; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Tom Swafford, on Sept. 4, 2002; daughter, Cherriese; two grandsons, Justin and Jeffrey Jr.; and two brothers, Roy and James.
Friends may pay their respects from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 4002 E. 36th St., Anderson, IN 46017.
Memorial contributions may be given to American Diabetes Association.
Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service is handling the service arrangements.
Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com.
Published on May 17, 2017