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Edna Lee (Rodgers) Swim

Edna Lee (Rodgers) Swim, 88, of Okmulgee passed away on Wednesday, November 03, 2004. She was born March 13, 1916 in Cherokee, OK to Charles Edward and Martha (Goodman) Rodgers. Mrs. Swim Married Louie E. Swim, he preceded her in death. She was a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church in Tulsa and worked at McDonnell Douglas in Tulsa.

Mrs. Swim is preceded in death by her husband Louie E. Swim, a daughter Martha Mae Swim her parents Ed and Martha Mae Rodgers and four sisters; Fannie Rodgers, Lottie Justus, Hazel Jordan and Mae Cook.

Survivors include her son Edward Swim and wife Barbara of Okmulgee, daughter Betty Tillery of Tempe, Arizona a son Chuck Swim of Wichita Falls, TX a daughter Joyce Best and husband Gene of Mesa, AZ, six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, four sisters Faye Radel and her husband Myron of Gainesville, TX, Allie Daniels of Stone Chapel, Allene Tillman of Keyes and Jackie Smith of Muskogee many nieces and nephews.

Graveside Services will be 11:00 am on Saturday, November 6, 2004 at the Starns Cemetery in Fort Gibson, OK with Dr. Dennis Taylor, pastor of the First Baptist Church will be officiating Services are under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Okmulgee.