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Rosie Lee Swanner

Rosie Lee Swanner, 74 of the Hendon Community in Bledsoe County, moved to heaven on Wednesday, January 16, 2013, from her home. She was a long time member of Hendon Baptist Church and was a wonderful quilt maker. 

She also enjoyed going to yard sales and working crossword puzzles.

Preceding her in death was her first husband, Lloyd Swanner, and second husband, Bill Swanner; parents, Blaine and Katie Smith; two brothers, William and Clinton Smith; daughter-in-law Lisa Swanner.

     Survivors include children Katherine (Danny) Presley, and Roger Swanner; grandchildren Amanda (David) Skalka, Michael Presley, Brittany and Steven Swanner; two great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; six brothers Marvin A., Edward, Jay, Billy, Carlos, and Ronnie Smith; sisters Anna Ruth Skiles and Suzie Keith; and many nieces and nephews.

     Service were held January 19 at Hendon Baptist Church with Bro. Danny Keener and Bro. Douglas Ritchey officiating. Burial was in Hendon Cemetery. 

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Arrangements were made by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home in Pikeville.

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