Nancy Lee Swope

May 2, 1948April 25, 2018

Nancy Lee Swope, 69, a lifelong resident of Rockingham County, passed away on April 25, 2018.

She was born on May 2, 1948 in Rockingham County and was the daughter of the late Ralph D. and Mary Jane Ketterman Swope.

She is survived by two sisters, Gladys Kephart and husband, Harold, of Elkton, and Esther Lonas and husband, JR, of Harrisonburg; a sister-in-law, Roxie Swope of Powhatan, VA; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Anna Mary Swope and a brother, Everett Swope.

Friends may call at the home of either of her sisters at any time.

A funeral service will be held 10:00 am on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at the chapel of Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg, with Pastor Leroy Hulvey officiating. Burial will be at Pike Mennonite Church Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Association for Independent Living (VAIL), 3210 People’s Dr., Suite 220, Harrisonburg, VA 22801.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting


  • Gladys Kephart, Sister
  • Harold Kephart, Brother-in-law
  • Esther Lonas, Sister
  • JR Lonas, Brother-in-law
  • Roxie Swope, Sister-in-law
  • A Number Of, Nieces & Nephews
  • Mary Jane Ketterman Swope, Mother
  • Ralph D. Swope, Father
  • Anna Mary Swope, Sister
  • Everett Swope, Brother

  • Dustin Kephart
  • Cody Kephart
  • Dennis Kephart
  • Robert Deputy
  • Brett Deputy
  • Richard Knowles
  • Michael Swope
  • Barry Arey



  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 28, 2018


  • Friends May Call At The Home Of Her Sisters At Anytime.

Nancy Lee Swope

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Barbara Painter

April 27, 2018

So sorry to hear about Nancy's passing. I think about her offen. She was a very sweet, caring individul. I have really missed her! I am Praying for the family. RIP Miss Nancy

Mary Moats

April 26, 2018

So sorry to hear of Nancy's passing, I think of her often I worked with her at Martha Waggy's for 11 years. She could be somewhat challenging at times but had a very sweet heart. I will miss her. My thoughts and prayers are with her friends and family.