Meridian Star


March 28, 2014

Mary E. Swain

MERIDIAN —     Services for Mary E. Swain will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Webb Chapel with Dr. Dave Caves officiating. Burial will be in Toomsuba Cemetery with James F. Webb Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

    Mrs. Swain, 92, of Toomsuba, died Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Regency Hospital. She was a longtime member of Toomsuba Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School and was very involved in the WMU. She was a wonderful wife, mother, and grandmother and leaves her family a rich spiritual heritage.

    She is survived by her sons, Tommy Swain and wife Wanda, and Keith Swain and his wife Cheryl; daughter, Linda Stokes and husband Ken; nine grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; and a sister, Evelyn Wolfe.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Swain; son, Larry Swain; four brothers and one sister.

    Pallbearers will be Dennis Deavers, Kevin Bishop, Justin Hasty, Billy Shelton, Aaron Swain, and Jerry Holt.

    Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at

    Visitation will be held today, Friday, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

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