Alene Faye (Bonham) Swofford, formerly of Blue Eye, Mo., was born in Nauvoo, Mo., to Oren D. and Audrey T. (Smith) Bonham on April 9, 1940.

Alene died on Aug. 3, 2022, in Nixa, Mo., at the age of 82.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, Vancel Bonham; sister, Donna Pearl Swofford; and infant sister, Wanda Bonham; three brothers-in-law and two sisters-in-law.

Survivors include one brother, Billy Gene Bonham of Hollister, Mo.; two daughters, Karlene Todd and husband, Bud, of Hindsville, Ark., and Michelle Akers and husband, Jeff, of Reeds Spring, Mo.; and son Michael Swofford and wife, Tara, of Blue Eye; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

 Graveside services were held on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, at the McCullough Cemetery in Shell Knob, Mo.

Arrangements were under the direction of Stumpff Funeral Home Kimberling City, Mo.