HERNANDO

Mary Rogenia Swindoll, 84, of Hernando passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Rogenia was born on Oct. 23, 1934 in Mathiston. The family will receive friends from 12 until 2 p.m. Thursday at Hernando Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Hernando Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in Trinity Baptist Church Cemetery. Survivors include three daughters Geraldine (Eddie) Copous of Crenshaw, Betty Jo (Dwight) Sorey of Tunica, Mary (Craig) DeLille of Recife, Brazil and one daughter-in-law, Mary Hylton; 11 grandchildren, Stephanie (Billy) Adams, Karen (Heath) Rhodes, Sharon Wright, Jamie (Patrick) Carpenter, Courtney Sorey, Melanie (John) Callaway, Sarah (Brad) Spencer, Josh (Paige) Swindoll, Hannah (Travis) Metz, Gennifer (Keenen) Hindes and Shelby DeLille; 20 great grandchildren and one on the way and a host of nieces and nephews. Rogenia was preceded in death by her parents and eight siblings, her husband James E. Swindoll and one son James E. “Jimmy” Swindoll Jr. The family requests that donations in lieu of flowers be made to Trinity Baptist Church, 10700 Bluff Road, Hernando, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, or South America Mission, 1021 Maxwell Mill Road, Fort Mill, S.C.