Shirley Swanigan(1965 - 2014)

Shirley Lynn Keeton Brown Brock Swanigan

MANSFIELD: Shirley Lynn Keeton Brown Brock Swanigan, 48, passed away on February 15, 2014, at home.

Shirley was born on October 6, 1965, in Los Angeles, CA, to Tonie J. Keeton and Judy C. Keeton Carnes. She enjoyed playing bingo and fishing.

Along with her mother Judy Carnes, she is survived by her husband, Kenneth Swanigan Sr; her children, Sue Ellen (Wesley) Camp, Anthony Brown Jr. (Sherry Negroni), Kimberly (Frederick) Forwith, Shirley Brown (Travis Brantley), Jennifer Brown (Ben Bell) all of Mansfield; and Henry Brock III of Bartow, FL; her step-children, Kenny Swanigan Jr, Timmy Swanigan, Charlie Swanigan, Deeanna Swanigan, Tammy Cumming, and Crystal Brock all of Mansfield; numerous grandchildren; three sisters, Toni "TJ" Keeton Schroer (Donna Edminston), Debbie Campbell, and Tammi Summers; an uncle, Jerry Carnes; several nieces and nephews including two special nieces Chloe Ellen Travis and Judy Phillips and two nephews, Tonie (Tamara) Sweeney and Carl Gilliam; Bambie Webb, who was like a daughter; and dear friend, Lisa Morelli.

Shirley was preceded in death by her children's father, Anthony Brown Sr.; her father, Tonie J. Keeton; sister Brenda Keeton; grandmother Chloe E. Young; grandparents, Chris and Mary Carnes; and great-niece Delarae Webb.

Calling hours will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m on Friday February 21, 2014, at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., 1106 Park Avenue East (St. Rt. 430E), Mansfield. Funeral services will follow at 1:00 p.m. Burial will be in Mansfield Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Werner-Gompf Funeral Services.

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Published in the News Journal on Feb. 18, 2014