Margaret “Rose” Swindall Tomblin, 67, of Commiskey, IN, passed away at 4:28 AM on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at her home in Commiskey, IN.
She was born June 9, 1947 in Wise, VA. She was the daughter of Thurman Hansford Swindall and Rosa Belle (Jessee) Swindall who preceded her in death. Rose was raised on a farm in Hayden, IN from a young age and attended Hayden School. She married William “Bill” Tomblin on October 24, 1985.
She worked as a bartender for most of her life at many different places and the longest at the Eagles Club Post 4097 in North Vernon, IN where she was also a member for several years.
Other memberships include, attended Marion Baptist Church in Commiskey, IN and Am Vets in North Vernon, IN. Rose was raised Baptist and was baptized at an early age. She enjoyed gospel and country music, reading, being outdoors, fishing, and gardening, Her favorite hobby was her family and grandkids. She loved family gatherings and cooking large meals.
Rose is survived by her Husband, William “Bill” Tomblin, two sons, Anthony Allen Tomblin of Kansas and Edward “Jesse” Swindall of North Vernon, IN, four daughters, Katrina “Tina” Petro of Westport, IN, Billie (Garry) Pennington of Commiskey, IN, Denise Frazer of North Vernon, IN, and Bernise Roberts Tomblin of Seymour, IN, two stepdaughters, Julie and Jennifer Tomblin of Illinois, two brothers, Eddie Wayne Swindall of Hayden, IN and Van Buren Swindall of Bloomfield, IN, four sisters, Lillian Goldman, of Butlerville, IN, Deanna Sullivan of North Vernon, IN, Patricia Ashman of Butlerville, IN, and Renee Swindall of KY, nineteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Bobby Edmond, Charles Lee, Thurman Hansford Jr Swindall, three sisters, Katherine Shaw, Carolyn Annette Paight, and Laura Evelyn Swindall.
Funeral Services will be held at 5:00 PM on Friday, September 26, 2014 at First Marion Baptist Church in Commiskey, IN. beginning with visitation from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. There will be a meal served in the dining hall of the church following the services. There will be no graveside services as Mrs. Tomblin will be cremated. Memorial donations may be given to the family c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47126 to help family with funeral expenses.