Rosabell Swanner

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Rosabell Swanner, 102, of Scott City died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born May 18, 1906, in Pulaski County, Ill., daughter of Daniel and Isabell Smith Summers. She and William Hall Swanner were married Dec. 24, 1924, in Benton, Ill. He died Oct. 21, 1972.

Swanner attended Broadway Methodist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Don (Maddie) Swanner of Scott City, Paul (Diane) Swanner of Palmetto, Fla.; a sister, Annie McHarg of Pittsburgh, Pa.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the chapel, with the Rev. Charles Lance officiating. Burial will be in Rock Hill Cemetery at Puxico, Mo.