Bonnie Jean Starks Sweny, 78, Jeffersonsville, Ind., died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2022, at her home. A native of Shelbyville, she was the daughter of the late Eva Cecil Hedges and Everett Starks Jr.

In addition to her parents, one brother, Ronnie Starks, and one grandchild, Chelsea Williams, preceded her in death.

Survivors include three children, Lisa Williams of La Grange, Tracey Williams-Bone of Jeffersontown, and Curt Williams of Eastwood; her adopted daughter, Sarah Byrd of Salem, Ind; her brother, Richard Starks of Shelbyville; eight grandchildren; and many friends. 

Cremation was selected in accordance with her wishes. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday,  Nov. 25, with visitation after 11 a.m. Eric Hedges will officiate. The cremated remains will be privately interred later at Grove Hill Cemetery.

Webb Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at