Arlene Swails

LUGOFF - Funeral service for Elizabeth Arlene Swails, 57, will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Pine Grove Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 647 Lachicotte Road, Lugoff, S.C. 29078 or Hospice of Kershaw County, 2001 West DeKalb Street, Camden S.C. 29020.

Mrs. Swails died Wednesday, May 09, 2007. Born in Wadesboro, N.C., she was a daughter of Guy Webb Ratliff and Gladys Williamson Ratliff. A graduate of Wadesboro High School, she retired from First Palmetto Bank, Lugoff Branch. She loved caring for her grandchildren and enjoyed scrape booking and gardening.

She was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church where she taught first and second grade Sunday school and was a member of the choir.

Surviving are her husband of 39 years, Roy E. Swails; mother and father of Wadesboro, N.C.; sons and daughters-in-law, Kevin and Paula Swails of Lugoff, and Derick and Michelle Swails of Lugoff; brother and sister-in-law, Wesley and Cindy Ratliff of Wadesboro, N.C.; sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Johnny Martin of Wadesboro, N.C.; and grandchildren, Casey H. Swails, Katelyn A. Swails, and Hailey M. Swails.