Glenn Swabe, of Madisonville, passed away at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at Madisonville Health and Rehab, surrounded by his children. He was a member of Corntassel Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
He was 97 years old.
Preceded in death by: his wife of 57 years, Etta Lee Garren Swabe; parents, John and Sarah Swabe; sisters, Lucille Cardin, Hazel Ozymy; brothers, John H. Swabe, Albert Swabe, Rod Swabe and Marcus Swabe; daughters-in-law, Gale Swabe and Cordelia Swabe.
Survivors include: his son, John Swabe;
Daughters and sons-in-law, Mary Kate and Ronnie Green, Glenda and Tim West;
Grandchildren and spouses, Tim and Yvonne Swabe, Jim and Tracy Swabe, Jason and Erin Green, Joey and Elizabeth Green, Heather and Andy Byrd, Adam and Holly Hendricks, Rachel and Chris Gulledge;
Great-grandchildren, Abby and Savanna Swabe, Carly, Kelly and Caleb Swabe, David and Shelby Green, Lakelee and Paisley Byrd.
The family received friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home in Madisonville. The funeral followed at 8 p.m. in Biereley-Hale Chapel, with the Rev. Jim Swabe and the Rev. Dennis Atkins officiating. Interment was held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019, in Hopewell Springs Cemetery, with the Rev. Chris Holloway officiating.