Joe Ann Sword, born on October 6, 1944 and went to be with the lord on September 13, 2017. Joe Ann was preceded in death by her father, Weldon Sanders; Mother, Cora Sanders; Daughters, Denise Jones and Robin Clagett. Joe Ann is survived by Daughter, Bridget Robbins; Sons, Shannon Smith and Bobby Joe Hindman; Brother, Sandy Sanders; Sister, Patsy Kryszak; plus 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. She also leaves behind the most important dog Bitty. Joe Ann spent her life taking care of others. She was a waitress by trade. She was loved by all her customers and made many friends through her work. She received her certificate to be a home health nurse, this was a proud moment for her. Joe Ann was always helping and servicing others. Joe Ann is now in heaven with all the people she loved and who loved her. She will be cremated and we will be having a memorial to celebrate he life. The memorial will be held at Leon Valley Baptist Church at 7990 Grissom Road, San Antonio Texas 78251. The date and time is pending.

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  1. Our condolence for y’alls loss and a lady we got to talk to and see her when we went to see our grandkids at Kelly’s house,MAY the Lord Jesus Christ give y’all strength and peace.Amen

  2. Distance was a factor since we lived in Georgia and she in Texas but I know her love was pure. Love you always.

    Love Destiny Gilstrap and Family

  3. I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a great lady. We had lots of laughs. I truly loved her and wish I could have seen her one more time. RIP Club with the angels.

  4. To Patsy and all the rest of the family that I do not know, I am so sorry for the loss you are suffering. May your pain be eased by the fact that she is now in heaven and no longer suffering any pain or illness. Gob bless you each and every one.

  5. Our condolences! She will be missed. She talked me through many days when I was feeling down after the death of my son. What a wonderful day it will be when she gets to meet my little boy.

  6. I am so sorry for your loss and your familys ill be praying for you.I have never met your mom but i know you and know she raised a good man!!!! I

  7. Sorry for your loss, I have known Joanne all my life. As far as I was concerned she was a great person A loving mother and grandmother. God bless her family! May she rest in peace!!

  8. I will miss you very much, you’re in heaven now with our Lord and Savior, and many who have gone before you ( your nephew- my late husband Michael Neeley). May you rest in peace Aunt Joe Ann, I will miss you very much.

  9. Joe Ann,

    I know you are in a better place but it never makes it any easier for those who remain here. We will hold on to the memories and I will always smile when I think of you. Thank you for all the good times we had together throughout the years. You will be missed by all who loved you. You now have a life we all anticipate one day and I know you are celebrating with those that went before you. Tell my mom hi if you would. May God keep you and bless you always. Until we see each other again…I Love you, Debo

  10. My sympathy to the family of Ms. Sword. I have lost family & friends in death and it is a bad & painful time. What helps me to cope is finding comfort in the Bible. John 5:28 offers a real hope of being reunited with your dead loved ones.

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