Obituaries


Edward E. Swain

January 9, 1950 - October 12, 2009

Burial Date

“Funeral service for Mr. Edward E. Swain, age 59 of Donalsonville, will be held Thursday October 15, 2009 at 10:00 AM at Cox – Ware Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Ron McCaskill officiating. Interment will follow at FT. Mitchell National Cemetery near Columbus, GA at 2:30m PM EST with full Military Honors. Visitation will be held Wednesday, October 14, 2009 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Cox – Ware Funeral Home Chapel. Mr. Swain passed away Monday, October 12, 2009 at his residence. He was born in Medart, FL the son of the now late James W. and Lorine Harrell Swain. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Donalsonville, a Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army, a Veteran of Vietnam where he received two purple hearts and a member of the Disabled American Veterans. He has lived in Seminole County, GA for six years moving from Hahira, GA. He is survived by his wife of ten years Donna Hoxworth Swain of Donalsonville; four daughters Heather Robison and husband Bobby of Spring Creek, FL, Jennifer Swain of Crawfordville, FL, Crystal Vertrees of Panama City, FL and June Swain of Donalsonville, GA; four sons Edward Swain II of Donalsonville, GA, Kyle Swain of Tallahassee, FL, Shane Fisher and wife Cassy of Altha, FL and Brandon Swain of Jacksonville, FL; two brothers Walter Durrance of Sopchoppy, FL and R. D. Swain of Valdosta, GA; four sisters Debbie Swain of Thomasville, GA, Cathy Stanaland of Cairo, GA, Mary Ann Linsley of Thomasville, GA and Marie Stringer of Tallahassee, FL and ten grandchidren”