Kala Porter Swaims

December 17, 2018


Kala Porter Swaims, 49, of Heber Springs, passed away December 17, 2018. Born in Little Rock to Kenneth and Gloria Riddle Porter, she was a loving and selfless Mom, Nana, sister, daughter, nurse and friend.

She is survived by her daughters, Kalyn Swaims and Kirby Swaims; sons, Kuper Swaims and Kole Swaims; her children's father, Johnnie Swaims; mother, Kay Porter; father, Kenneth "Buddy" Porter; brother, Jeff Porter (Deanna); sister, Kara Simmons (Chris); grandchildren, Kayse Swaims and Knox Doster; nieces, Karlee Pruitt (Sterling) and Karoline Simmons; nephew, Kannon Porter; and a host of other family and friends.

Visitation will be Friday, December 21 from 6-8 p.m. at Little Rock Funeral Home, 8801 Knoedl Ct. (NW corner I-630 and Barrow Rd.). Services will be Saturday, December 22 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home, officiated by Rev. Michael Reese. Interment will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Palestine Cemetery in Kirby, Arkansas. Memorials may be made to Women's Own Worth, 2303 Biscayne, Little Rock, AR 72227 (

Arrangements by Little Rock Funeral Home, (501)224-2200. Kala's online guestbook may be signed at


DEC 21. 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)

Little Rock Funeral Home
8801 Knoedl Ct
Little Rock, AR, 72205

Funeral Service

DEC 22. 10:00 AM (CST)

Little Rock Funeral Home
8801 Knoedl Ct
Little Rock, AR, 72205


DEC 22. 2:00 PM (CST)

Palestine Cemetery (Pike County, AR)
Kirby, AR

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