The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

January 8, 2013

Rosalea Swadley

The Joplin Globe


Rosalea Swadley, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, loving daughter of the late Louis F. and Margaret L. (DePriest) Swadley; sister of the late Bill Joe Swadley; and loving friend of Milton and Rita (Wilson) Villinger and the Wilson family. Loving aunt, great-aunt, great-great-aunt, niece, cousin and teacher.

Rosalea Hedges (Swadley) taught school in Webb City, Mo., Lafayette High School in Ellisville, Mo., and Normandy High School in St. Louis, Mo. After retirement Rose volunteered for C.O.R.P. in St. Louis County, Mo.

Arrangements by Valhalla Chapel. All funeral services were private.