By Sparta Live | January 20, 2005 12:00 am
Lassie Swindell, 92, of Sparta passed away Jan. 15, 2005.
Swindell was born July 25, 1912, in Putnam County, to William D. Thomas and Susie Riley Thomas.
She had been a homemaker.
Swindell was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Lee Swindell and grandchildren.
Survivors include one daughter, Glenda Copeland and husband Keith; two sons, Ben Swindell and wife Zelda, Bobby Swindell and wife Betsy, all of Sparta; four sisters, Edith Francis, of Idaho, Gladys Davidson, of Murfreesboro, Sue Floyd, of Brentwood, Pauline McLaurin, of Cookeville; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Services were at 2 p.m., Jan. 16, 2005, at Thurman Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Highland Cemetery. Bro. Schuman Brewer officiated.
Thurman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.