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Judith JoAnn (Gibbs) Swartz

Funeral services for Judith JoAnn (Gibbs) Swartz will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at Hale’s Memorial Chapel, in Davis, with Chaplain Jeremy L. Hatley officiating. Interment will follow at Green Hill Cemetery in Davis.
Judith JoAnn, better known by her family and friends as “JJ” or “Judy,” was born Feb. 25, 1952, in Wynnewood to Chester H. and Emagene (Cottrell) Gibbs. She departed this life on Sunday, April 17, 2022, at her home in Edmond following a fourteen-year courageous battle with stage four cancer. JJ was 70 years, 1 month and 22 days young.
JJ grew up in Davis, graduating from Davis High School, Class of 1970. Her adventurous life led her through various occupations. She began as a vocational hairstylist which took her into professional modeling and custom clothing designs. Later she entered the sales business, working for Wilson Foods. Prior to failing health, JJ worked in the medical field, where she worked as a sales professional, selling diabetic health products and equipment.
JJ was a beautiful lady, both inside and out. Her attractive appearance was always impeccable. She loved decorating her home for the purpose of entertaining beloved family members and dear friends. Prior to failing health, JJ also enjoyed gardening and dancing.
Survivors include her husband, Mark Anderson Swartz; mother, Emagene Gibbs of Davis; son, Michael Anderson Swartz of Queens, N.Y.; brother, Chester Gibbs Jr. of Davis; two sisters-in-law, Rhonda Gibbs of Davis, and Susan Marie Krcik and husband Richard of Des Plaines, Ill.; two uncles, Floyd Cottrell and wife Harrietta of Davis, and Jerry Cottrell and wife Mona of Oklahoma City; as well as numerous beloved nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Preceding JJ in death were her father, Chester Gibbs; and one brother, Joey Gibbs.
Services are “Entrusted To” HALE’S Funeral Home of Davis, OK.
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