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Alta B Swearingen

Alta B Swearingen

Female 1912 - 2009  (96 years)

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  • Name Alta B Swearingen 
    Born 29 Oct 1912  Wellington, Sumner, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Jul 2009  Wellington, Sumner, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Wellington Daily News; 27 Jul 2009

      Alta B. Tefertiller, 96, was born October 29, 1912 in Wellington, KS and passed away peacefully in her home Saturday July 25, 2009 surrounded by her family. Alta was preceded in death by her husband, Earl D. Tefertiller; parents, Charles and Beulah Swearingen; twin sister, Alma Swearingen; and brother, Roy Swearingen. She is survived by her daughters, Earlene Archer and Pam Tefertiller both of Wellston, OK; sister, Thelma Hebbard of Shawnee Mission, KS; nieces, Wanda Barnhart of Shawnee Mission, KS, Gerry Lou Jonson of Clovis, NM; and her loving and faithful companion, Gippy. Alta will always be remembered for the twinkle in her eyes, her wonderful smile and her love of life. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Prairie View Cemetery in Wellington, KS, under the direction of Franks Funeral Home - Wellington and Lehman Funeral Home ? Wellston. Please feel free to make donations in honor of Alta to Fallis Rural Firefighters Association, PO Box 347, Wellston, OK 74881-0347.
    Person ID I1830  Conrad Shire Tree
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2015 

    Father Charles Loyd Swearingen,   b. 18 Sep 1882, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1973, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Beulah C Vandaveer,   b. 7 May 1887, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1981, Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 21 May 1904  Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Swearingen Vandaveer Marriage
    Swearingen Vandaveer Marriage
    Wellington Daily News
    Family ID F1772  Group Sheet

    Family Earl D Tefertiller,   b. 7 Jan 1907, Chanute, Neosha, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1960, Gary, Lake, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 9 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F1773  Group Sheet

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