EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Willie Mae Bussey Swearingen, 94, wife of the late John S. Swearingen, died Sunday, August 7, 2016. Graveside Services will be held Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at 11 AM at Eastview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 AM before the service at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home. Mrs. Swearingen was a native of Edgefield County, retired from Strom Thurmond High School and was a member of Edgefield First Baptist Church. Survivors include 2 sons: Robert T. "Bobby" (Elaine) Swearingen and Richard C. (Frances) Swearingen; 7 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son, John W. (Jake) Swearingen. Memorials may be made to Edgefield First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 624, Edgefield, SC 29824. Please sign the online register book www.edgefieldmercantilefh.com
Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home, Inc.
801 Columbia Road
Edgefield, SC 29824
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Aug. 8, 2016