Mrs. Virginia Pitt Swopes passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. The body will lie-in-state after 12 noon and the family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the chapel of John P. Franklin Funeral Home. Interment: Highland Cemetery. Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.