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Marion Swader

Monday, January 21, 2008

BERNIE - Marion Lucille Swader, 94, died Jan. 18, 2008, at the Golden Living Center at Malden.

Born July 21, 1913, at Caruthersville, to the late Marion Presley Bebout and Autie Ross Ward Bebout, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Bernie and former secretary for the Bernie Public School System, retiring in 1978.

On Sept. 16, 1933, at Caruthersville, she married William W. Swader, who preceded her in death on Dec. 18, 1982.

Also preceding her in death were one son, William Henry Swader Jr.; one brother, Reu Bebout; and two sisters, Hildegarde Blackshear and Neeley Wilks.

Survivors include: two sons, James Richard Swader of Crystal City and Jere Ward Swader of San Diego, Calif.; and four grandchildren and five great-


Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Bill Garrett will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.