Jenny Maxine Sword


Jenny Maxine Sword, 100, of Ashland, formerly of Man, W.Va., and Bluefield, W.Va., passed away Friday, June 28, 2019 at her daughter's home in Saratoga, Calif.
She was born July 18, 1918, in Huntington, W.Va., the daughter of the late John T. and Mary E. Harmon Fowler.
She was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband of 72 years, Jesse Orville Sword; five sisters, Mabel Powell, Edith Basiden, Ruth Epling, Shirley Tony, and Buleah Conley; and two brothers, Ed Fowler and Charles Fowler.
Survivors include one daughter, Mary Margarete Roth of Saratoga, Calif.; two sons, Chester (Judy) Sword of Bluefield, W.Va., and Leonard (Debbie) Sword of Man, W.Va.; grandchildren, Lisa (Clive) Cooper, Pam (Courtney) Heater, Val (John) Cunningham, David (Gaylynne) Sword, Steven (Alice) Sword, Tim (Bev) Sword, Jon (Sarah) Sword and Summer (Zack) Hill; great grandchildren, Justin and Josh Cooper, Haley, Jesse, Trevor and Laurel Heater, Ashley Cunningham, Chris, Kelsey and Tyler Sword, Lucy and Annalee Sword and Braxton, Brody and Bentley Sword.
Graveside services will be conducted 3 p.m. Tuesday July 9, 2019 at the Powell Cemetery in Greenview, W.Va.
The family will receive friends from 9 until 11 a.m. Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to
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Published on July 6, 2019
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