Robert Perry MCSWAIN Eunice L MCSWAIN Mabel L MCSWAIN Elsie E MCSWAIN Louie I MCSWAIN Thomas Earl JONES Harmon P RAGAN Hazel Bob MCSWAIN Martha Annie PADGETT Mini tree diagram

Nina Mae MCSWAIN6,7,2,3,4,5

also known as Nina M RAGAN1

11th Mar 19161,2,3,4 - 26th May 20102

Life History

11th Mar 1916

Born in Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas.1,2,3,4

22nd Apr 1933

Married Thomas Earl JONES in Arkansas County, Arkansas.7

22nd Jan 1938

Death of Thomas Earl JONES in Arkansas County, Arkansas.9,10

15th Oct 1988

Death of Harmon P RAGAN in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.8

2007

Resident in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.1,5

26th May 2010

Died in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.2

28th May 2010

Buried in Cedarcrest Memorial Gardens, De Witt, Arkansas County, Arkansas.2

Other facts

 

Married Harmon P RAGAN

Notes

  • 1920 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 3 February, District16, Sheet 6B, South Prairie Township, Ethel & Chute Rd, Hse #117,Family #121
    Robert McSwain Head Owns M W 37 Ark NCar NCar Farmer
    Annie M McSwain Wife  F W 33  Ark  NC/SC?  USA
    Nina M McSwain Dau  F W ?  Ark  Ark  Ark

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    Nina Mae McSwain
    Age 17, Est Birth Year 1916
    Residence Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name Thomas Earl Jones
    Spouse's Age 18
    Spouse's Residence Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Marriage 22 Apr 1933 Arkansas County

    Note that her middle name is speleld here Mae.  Another copy of thisrecord has the name speleld May.

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    Nina May McSwain
    Age 17, Est Birth Year 1916
    Spouse's Name Thomas Earl Jones
    Spouse's Age 18
    Marriage 22 Apr 1933 Arkansas County

    At the time of the death of her step-brother Thad McSwain in March2007, Nina Mae McSwain Ragan was reported as living in DeWitt,Arkansas County, Arkansas.  This was still her residence at the timeof her death in 2010.

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    Nina Mae McSwain Ragan

    Birth Mar 11, 1916 Ethel, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    Death May 26, 2010 De Witt, Arkansas County, Arkansas

    Ms. Nina Mae Ragan of DeWitt, Arkansas, died Wednesday, May 26, 2010.Ms. Ragan was 94 years, 2 months, and 15 days old. She was thedaughter of the late Robert and Annie (Padgett) McSwain.

    Ms. Ragan was the manager of the DeWitt Middle School Cafeteria andwas of the Baptist faith.

    Ms. Ragan was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband:Thomas Earl "Doodle" Jones; her 2nd husband: Harmon Ragan; a daughter:Martha Merrit; two infant sons: Harmon Ray and Homer David; threesisters: Elsie Wright, Louie Criswell and Hazel Porter; twostep-sisters: Bernetta Norsworthy and Ruth Recroft; fourstep-brothers: Marvin McSwain, Wirt McSwain, Bruce McSwain, ThadMcSwain and a great-grandson, Seth Clark.

    She is survived by 4 daughters: Winona Weathers and her husband,Wilbur, and Flora Sisemore and her husband, Sonny, of DeWitt and MaryAlice Snook of Decatur; a son-in-law, Mike Merritt of DeWitt; asister, Eunice Butler of Ethel; grandchildren, Kayleen Cunningham,Rexie Bolton, Angelia Dupuy, Rai Lynn Watkins, Denese Merritt Canedoand Wheatley Merritt; nine great-grandchildren and fourgreat-great-grandchildren.

    Funeral service was held Friday, May 28, 2010, at the Essex FuneralHome Chapel in DeWitt. She was laid to rest at Cedarcrest MemorialGardens.

    Source: Obituaries, DeWitt Era-Enterprise, DeWitt, Arkansas. 2 Jun2010

    Burial Cedarcrest Memorial Gardens, De Witt, Arkansas County, Arkansas

    Created by DEBB Jun 10, 2010
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #5349666,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=McSwain&GSiman=1&GScty=10637&GRid=53496661&
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