Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Swearengins in:
 • Henshaw Cemetery
 • Jackson County
 • Alabama
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Rose Henshaw Swearengin
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 2, 1899
Death: Nov. 4, 1999

Rosa Mae Swearengin was born to Robert Tribble Henshaw and Isabelle (Putman) Henshaw of Paint Rock Valley, Alabama on August 2, 1899.

She married John David Swearengin on August 8, 1919. John was born to Albert David Swearengin and Wade Hampton (Bishop) Sanders Swearengin.

Their children: James Buis, John Albert, Rose Sybil, Jewel, Mary Ruth, Clyde, and Peggy

She celebrated her 100th birthday with a party given by her family at North Jackson County Nursing Home in Bridgeport, Alabama. The party was attended by almost all of her entire family.

She attributed her long life to clean living. She never smoked nor drank, worked hard, kept a sense of humor and was a faithful Christian. Her motto in life was to "love everybody". Everybody loved her.

Madison County, Alabama Obituary Collecton 1998-1999

Rose H. Swearengin
WOODVILLE - Rose Henshaw Swearengin, 100, died Thursday at North Jackson Nursing Home. The funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Bostick Hill United Methodist Church with the Revs. AL Helton and Tim Gifford officiating.

Burial will be in Henshaw Cemetery with Scottsboro Funeral Home in charge.

Mrs Swearengin was preceded in death by her husband, John Swearengin; and one daughter, Rose Sybil Swearengin.
Survivors include three daughters, Jewel Clark, Ruth Baker and Peggy Gifford, all of Woodville; three sons, James Buis Swearengin of Woodville, John A. Swearengin of Tavares, Fla., and Clyde Swearengin of Huntland, Tenn.; 13 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Tribble Henshaw (1863 - 1948)
  Isabelle Putman Henshaw (1868 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  John David Swearengin (1897 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  James Buis Swearengin (1920 - 2009)*
  Jewel Swearengin Clark (1924 - 2005)*
  Rose Sybil Swearengin (1932 - 1932)*
  Robert Clyde Swearengin (1932 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Thomas Henshaw (1884 - 1968)*
  Elizabeth Henshaw Swaim (1886 - 1982)*
  Lucy Belle Henshaw Miller (1891 - 1990)*
  Emmit Roe Henshaw (1893 - 1974)*
  Carrie Ann Henshaw Swaim Collins (1895 - 1989)*
  Oscar O'Neal Henshaw (1897 - 1982)*
  Rose Henshaw Swearengin (1899 - 1999)
  James Boyd Henshaw (1901 - 1941)*
  Ernest Wann Henshaw (1904 - 1984)*
  Bobbie Ila Henshaw Gifford (1906 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Love lives on"
 
Burial:
Henshaw Cemetery
Jackson County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Joanie
Record added: Feb 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18091914
Rose <i>Henshaw</i> Swearengin
Added by: Joanie
 
Rose <i>Henshaw</i> Swearengin
Added by: Joanie
 
Rose <i>Henshaw</i> Swearengin
Added by: Joanie
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Joanie
 Added: Apr. 20, 2013

- Joanie
 Added: Dec. 3, 2012

- Joanie
 Added: Oct. 10, 2012
There are 25 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service