John Swan died December 16, 2012

John W. Swan, 76, of West Memphis, Arkansas, died December 16, 2012 at his home. He was a member of the Angel’s Way Baptist Church and a retired Landlord/Restaurant Owner.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Swan of West Memphis, AR; his children, Jonathan Swan (Teresa) and Johnita Elslander (Don) both of Heber Springs, AR; his grandchildren, Shane Swan (Vanessa), Lindsay Bullard (Geoffrey), Colby Swan (Nikki), Bianca Elslander, and Sophie Williams; five great-grandchildren; three sisters, Christine Comstock of Marked Tree, AR, Lorene Neiswander of Wynne, AR, and Pat Crossen of Colt, AR; two brothers, James Swan of Marked Tree, AR and Jake Swan of Cordova, TN.

Mr. Swan is preceded in death by his parents, William James Swan and Emma Lallie (Cassidy) Swan; his three sisters, Earlene Rush, Maxine Parnell and Kathy Johnson.

Visitation was held on Wednesday December 19, 2012 from 1:00-2:00 P.M. at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home and services started at 2:00 P.M. Interment will follow at Crittenden Memorial Park in Marion, Arkansas.

Family request that memorials be made to Crittenden Regional Hospital Hospice and American Cancer Society.