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Haskel Swiney

Death 18 Jan 2017 (aged 87–88)
Burial Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 175488300 · View Source
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Haskell Swiney
January 18, 2017

Norton, VA – Haskell Swiney, 88, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at Mountain View Regional Medical Center in Norton, VA.

He had been employed by Westmoreland Coal Co. and was a member of UMWA 1405. He was also a member of AARP and a member of Heritage Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Polly Swiney; three brothers and one sister.

Haskell is survived by his wife, Sue Swiney of Norton, VA; his sons, James H. (Bobbie) Sweeney of Johnson City, TN and Jimmy R. (Marjie) Swiney of Colonial Heights, TN; his daughter, Tina (Scott) Cupp, of East Stone Gap, VA; his brother, Worley Swiney of Carters Valley, TN; his grandchildren, Michael Sweeney, Melissa Sutterfield, Jason Swiney, Adam Swiney, Kellie Cupp and Chase Cupp, and seven great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, January 21, 2017, at Powell Valley Memorial Gardens, Big Stone Gap, VA.

Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Haskell Swiney.




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  • Added: 18 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175488300
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