Jimmie “Babe” Swanner of Mingus

Jimmie “Babe” Swanner, 80, of Mingus, passed away on April 21, 2012 at her residence.  She was born on August 22, 1931 in Strawn, Texas to James C. and Leona Pontremoli Lucas. She married Robert Swanner on September 1, 1948 in Strawn and he preceded her in death on December 12, 2006.  She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter.  She was a house wife and loved her cats and living in the country.

Survivors include her sons and daughter-in-law: Robert Swanner, Jr. of Mingus and Carlos and Ann Swanner of Eastland; daughter and son-in-law: Tina and Dean Smith of Kendallville, Indiana; sister: Charlene Trent of Denver City, Texas; 6 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside Services will be at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, at Liberty Cemetery in Erath County, with Rev. Ronnie Mac Chestnut officiating.

Arrangements are by Edwards Funeral Home of Strawn.