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SWANEY, John Riley

Source: Veedersburg News 5 February 1945

John Riley Swaney, age 73, died at his home here Wednesday night (Jan 31 at 9:00 p.m.).  Mr. Swaney was born in Homer, Illinois the son of John and Elizabeth Kirby Swaney.  He is survived by a widow, Mrs. Elizabeth Peck Swaney; hree children: Archie and William Swaney of Covington and Mrs. Mary Stewart of Attica; 8 step children 11 grandchildren and a brother and a sister.

The funeral was held from the Gospel Tabernacle at Covington at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon in charge of Rev. Deckard with burial in Mt. Hope Cemetery.   ---transcribed by kbz

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