STEPHENVILLE - Services for Richard Dolphas Swanner, 83, will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 6, at Liberty Cemetery with Lee Obles officiating. Arrangements are by Lacy Funeral Home.

Richard was born in Hannibal to Daniel and Bessie Swanner, Jr. He married Marjanna Lee, of Gordon on Sept. 1, 1956, in Weatherford. He was a member of the 1st Christian Church, and was an avid musician.

Survivors include his wife Marjanna Swanner of Gordon, four children Debra Waller and husband Gary of Midland, Loretta Burgos and husband Robert of Groton, Ct.; Rhonda McCullough and husband Gordon of Weatherford; and Deanne Jones and husband Joey Saucier of Burleson; grandchildren Geri Lynn, Rachael Lee, Richard Lee, Emily, Madison Paige, Hannah Ray, and Lauren McKenzie; sister Gladis Parr of Stephenville; great-grandchildren Ashlynn, Jacquelynn Marie and Daymon Gage; two nieces and six nephews.

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