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Reba Swinson Touchstone
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Birth: Apr. 5, 1926
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 2009
Dimmitt
Castro County
Texas, USA

Reba Touchstone, 83, of Dimmitt, passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2009, in Dimmitt. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, in the First United Methodist Church, with Rev Derrel Evins officiating. Burial will follow at West Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Dimmitt, under the direction of Colonial Funeral Home.

Reba was born on April 5, 1926, to J.S. and Catherine Swinson, in Dallas. She lived in Dimmitt since 1964. She married Jay Lee Touchstone on Aug. 2, 1964, in Las Vegas, Nev. At one time, she worked as a model and worked as a receptionist for Wynn Law Firm of Dallas. She was Past President of the Garden Club in Dimmitt and a member of the Bridge Club. She was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening.

She is survived by her spouse, Jay Lee Touchstone, of Dimmitt; two granddaughters, Cassandra L. Howard, of Beauxbridge, La., and Christi L. Howard, of Austin; one brother-in-law, Truman Touchstone and wife, Betty, of Dimmitt; and sister-in-law, Merle Franklin, of Houston; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by one son, Calvin J. Howard, III; her parents; one sister, Esther Swinson Webb; and four brothers, Quentin, Jim, Henry, and Edward Swinson.

Memorials may be made to a favorite charity.

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 Parents:
  William Stewart Swinson (1862 - 1963)
  Ruth Robbins Swinson (1895 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Calvin J Howard (1942 - 1997)*
 
 Sibling:
  Richard Hillyer Swinson (1900 - 1933)**
  Reba Swinson Touchstone (1926 - 2009)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Westlawn Memorial Park
Dimmitt
Castro County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Janice Williams Langley
Record added: Apr 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36475061
Reba <i>Swinson</i> Touchstone
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Reba <i>Swinson</i> Touchstone
Added by: Margarita Simmons
 
Reba <i>Swinson</i> Touchstone
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