Lura R. Swiger, 65, of Racine, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, July 2, 2012, at her residence.
Born July 15, 1946, in Wellston, Ohio, she is the daughter of the late Sherman and Eva Lucas Lott. She was a homemaker and also a member of the Ripley Baptist Temple, of Ripley, West Virginia, and she will be greatly missed by family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Michael R. Swiger, of 38 years, whom she married, October 20, 1973, in Virginia; a son, Jeffrey (Sandra) Holtz of Charlotte, North Carolina; daughters, Sherry Hollen, and Angela (Neal) Collins, of Gallipolis; seven grandchildren, Laura, Sarah, Phillip, Bianca, Jasmine, Kyra and Danika; and one great-grandchild, Paxton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Sherman Lott, Jr.; and an infant son, Chris Holtz.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 7, 2012, at the Cremeens Funeral Home, Racine with the Pastor Rick Perrine officiating. Interment will follow in the Letart Falls Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-9 on Friday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.cremeensfuneralhomes.com.