Betty Jane Swogger, age 76, of Canton, died Monday morning, December 24, 2001 in the McKinley Health Care Center following a brief illness. She was a lifelong Canton resident and was employed as a waitress for over 50 years, retiring in 1975. Mrs. Swogger was a member of the Canton Baptist Temple. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Hester Schumacher; five brothers and two sisters. Mrs. Swogger is survived by her son, Lewis Swogger of Canton; daughters and sons-in-law, Hester and Samuel Teets of Massillon, Florence and Daniel Blackburn of Canton, Betty Roach of Massillon and Rose and Mark Barbato of Canton; one brother and three sisters; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in the Reed Funeral Home with Rev. Paul Rudy officiating. Burial will be in West Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours will be Thursday from 7 - 9 p.m.