Joan (Aaron) Stone

March 4, 1938 ~ January 13, 2020 (age 81)


Joan (Aaron) Stone, 81, of Benton passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020 at her home.
Joan was born in Benton, IL on March 4, 1938, the daughter of Rex & Della (Knapper) Aaron.
Mrs. Stone took care of the elderly and she worked in restaurants.
Mrs. Stone is survived by her:
4 Daughters:
Lana Carlton of Benton
Jolynn & husband David Mayberry of Mt. Vernon
Kathy Swofford & husband Mike Orawe of Florida
Patty Hammond of Benton
1 Son: Randy Swofford of Texas
10 Grandchildren:
Beth Ray
Bria Ray
Paul Ray
Elizabeth Carney
Richard Dale Willett
Krystal Mills
Jennifer Swofford
Joey Swofford
Breanna Mayberry
John David Mayberry
16 Great-Grandchildren
1 Niece: Lynn Aaron Ramsey
Several Cousins
Special Friend: Eugene Mezo of Benton
Her special Homemakers:
Melody Franklin of Benton
Pam Eubanks of Christopher
Her Wonderful neighbor: Arletta Shadowen of Benton
Mrs. Stone was preceded in death by her Mother-Della Elliott, Father-Rex Aaron, by 1 Son-Rex Swofford, by a Brother-Jerry Aaron and by her Husbands Gerald Swofford & Paul Stone.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, January 18th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton with Rev. Harl Ray Lewis officiating. Burial will be in the Brady Cemetery in Akin. Visitation will be from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Saturday at the funeral home. 
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January 18, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

Funeral Service
January 18, 2020

1:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

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