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Willie May Swayzer

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

WYATT - Willie Mae Swayzer, 92, died Aug. 25, 2007, at the Charleston Manor Skilled Nursing Facility.

Born Nov. 16, 1914, in Yazoo, Miss., to the late Kloy and Freda Wilson Spakes, she lived in Missouri for over 85 years. She was a member of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Henson, where she was an usher and a member of the Senior Choir.

In 1950, she married Allen Swayzer, who preceded her in death on June 15, 2005.

Survivors include: two daughters, Dorothy Cratton of Burlington, Ill., and Betty Jean Paige of Battle Creek, Mich.; two stepsons, Odell Swayzer of Michigan City, Ind., and Eugene Ferrell of Hammonds, Ind.; and 15 grandchildren, 39 great-

grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from noon until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Williams Funeral Home in Charleston. The Rev. Lavern Frazier will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.