Charles Paul Swain

Charles Paul Swain, 83, a resident of Prairie Grove, passed away Oct. 29, 2012, in Fayetteville. He was born Oct. 11, 1929, in Lincoln, the son of Cecil L. and Dorothy Eudora Spradley Swain. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Oleta Swain; and two sisters, Glenna Waters and Sue Childs. Survivors include one son, Dwain Swain of Springdale; one daughter, Barbara Matthews and husband, Delmer of Morrow; one brother, Harry Swain and wife, Sharon of Lincoln; six grandchildren, Paul Swain, Charity Swain Cherry, Luke Swain, Paula Matthews Smith, Carlita Matthews Justus and Kelsey Matthews; 13 grandchildren, Jasmine Swain, Jacob Swain, Benjamin Swain, Danuel Smith, Savannah Smith, Clayton Smith, Cedric Justus, Aubrey Justus, Logan Cherry, Lily Cherry, Devyn Swain, Caleb Swain and Luke Swain. Family will receive friends 6-7 p.m., Thursday evening at Luginbuel Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at Liberty Baptist Church in Dutch Mills, burial will be in Dutch Mills Cemetery. Pallbearers: Beatle Bailey, Doug Hulse, Ed Bailey, Robert Curtsinger, Tommy Tucker and Curtis Griscom. Honorary pallbearers: Jonathan Allen, Don Griscom, Gerald Kidd and Monroe Young. Online guest book,

Published October 31, 2012