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 Mabel Mae <I>Russell</I> Swaney

Mabel Mae Russell Swaney

Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
Death 9 Feb 1944 (aged 41–42)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 64745422 · View Source
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Mabel was born in 1902 to Alexander and Rosetta Russell in Galena, KS. She married William Raymond Jackson (1900-1955), c1921 and they divorced in 1936. They had two children: William, Jr. (1921-1980) and Marjorie Lavern (1926-) Mabel later married Rodger B. Swaney (1894-1975) and they operated an electrical appliance store. They had no children together.

Mabel died on Feb. 9, 1944, from breast cancer. From her obituary: " Mrs. Mable [sic] Mae Swaney, 41, died at her home, 6745 Ave. E, at 5:46am Sunday. She is survived by her husband, Rodger B. Swaney; a daughter, Miss Marjorie Jackson of Houston; a son, Pvt. William Jackson of the US Army; a sister, Mrs. Rosetta Pliler of Houston; four brothers, C.E. Russell of Portland, Ore., H.W. Russell of Huntington Park, Cal., W.O. Russell of Houston, and Pvt. (first class) John Russell of the US Army. The body sent to Galena, Kan., for burial."

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  • Maintained by: Michael McKean
  • Originally Created by: D Snyder
  • Added: 27 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 64745422
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mabel Mae Russell Swaney (1902–9 Feb 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64745422, citing Forest Park Cemetery, Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Michael McKean (contributor 47370887) .