She was a member of the Southview Baptist Church in Cleveland.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lake E. Kimsey; her parents, Jessie and Febbie Kibble Swafford; and one sister, Liddie Mae Swafford.
She is survived by her loving daughter, Peggy Kimsey, Cleveland; and one sister and brother-in-law, Iva Mae and William U. Burris of Cleveland.
The funeral will be held Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Grissom Funeral Home with the Rev. Lynn Epperson officiating. Music will be provided by the Singing Echoes.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.grissomfh.net.