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Bertha Kirts Swafford

Services for Bertha Kirts Swafford will be at 12:00pm on Saturday, December 4,

2022, at Old Morning Star Baptist Church, 120 Morning Star Road, Colfax, LA.

Rev. Brian Small will be officiating. Interment will be in Farenzie Cemetery.


Mrs. Swafford, 90, of Colfax, LA, passed away on November 21, 2022, at Colfax

Reunion & Rehabilitation Center. She is preceded in death by father: Baptiste

Elzy, mother: Estelle Elzy, 4 sisters, 2 brothers, and 3 children.


Bertha leaves to cherish her memories – daughters: Mary Perry, Hester Redmond,

Cherry Sykes, Ruby J. Davis, and Brenda Bush Warren, sons: Terry L. Kirts, Larry

D. Kirts, Will “Ricky” Kirts, and Artis Kirts, along with 31 grandchildren, 47 great

grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren.

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