Connie Benton "C.B." Swearengen

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Connie Benton "C.B." Swearengen, 94, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. He was born on June 6, 1922, son of Charles Fredrick and Ivah Omega (Foster) Swearengen. On June 21, 1941, he was united in marriage to Thelma Waneva Fanning in Milan. He was employed by Folgers Coffee Company in Kansas City for 37.

Survivors include one son, Terry Swearengen and his wife Gail, of Eagle Rock; one daughter, Patricia Larson and her husband George, of Shell Knob; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Thelma Waneva Swearengen; two brothers, William Glen Swearengen and Leland Foster Swearengen; and one sister, Barbara Elizabeth Christy.

Memorial services will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at Schoene-Ruschmeier Funeral Home in Milan.

Burial will be at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Milan.

Cremation and local arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory in Cassville.