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Lois Bates Swain

ROCK HILL -- Mrs. Lois Bates Swain, 81, passed away April 12, 2008, at the Hospice & Community Care.

Mrs. Swain was a homemaker and member of Oakdale Baptist Church. She was a daughter of the late Finis Arthur and Susan Willie Lewis Bates. Mrs. Swain was also preceded in death by her husband, Harold C. Swain and son, Roland Swain.

She is survived by a daughter, Debbie Kumar of Rock Hill; son, Gilbert Swain of Fort Worth, Texas; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Sunday afternoon at Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home from 1 to 3 p.m. A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Oak Grove Cemetery in Irving, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.

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Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home is serving the family.