Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


September 10, 2013

Janet Irene Swint Adkins Rusk


9/10/13 — Janet Rusk, 77, of Grayson, died Tuesday morning, Sept. 3, 2013, at her residence.

She was born Aug. 23, 1936, in Grayson, a daughter of the late Jacob Arthur and Mandie May Harlow Swint. Her adoptive parents were the late Milburn “Mib” and Ad Prichard Adkins.  

She was preceded in death by her son, Carl Duane Rusk; two brothers, Leslie Swint and Glen Adkins; and three sisters, Mary and Myrtle Swint and Rosa Hearne.

She was a clerk for Ralph’s Supermarket in Grayson and a member of the Bagby Memorial United Methodist Church for 62 years.

She is survived by a sister, Naomi Dickens of Chicago, Ill., and nephews, Brian Swint of Grayson and David Swint of Dallas, Texas.  She is also survived by several cousins.

Funeral services were Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 at the Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson by David Warner, minister. Burial followed at Grayson Burial Park. 

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