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Monday, April 25, 2005

Doris Jean Swearingen, 80, of Paducah, Ky. and formerly of Brazil, died at 11:10 p.m. Saturday at Superior Care Home.

She was the daughter of James and Margaret Elizabeth Campbell Jacobson and was a native of Sioux Falls, S.D. She married Archie R. Swearingen, a Brazil native, and the pair, married for 60 years, resided locally for approximately 10 years.

She was a homemaker and member of Lone Oak United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, two daughters, Janice Kern of Butzville, N.J., and Diane Potts of Paducah; two sons, Donald Swearingen of Paducah and Jim Swearingen of Lakeland, Fla.; 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Lone Oak United Methodist Church, 3835 Old U.S. Highway 45, Paducah, Ky., 42003.

Sympathy cards can be sent to Archie Swearingen, 2500 Marshall Ave., Suite 236, Paducah, Ky., 42003-5531.

Milner and Orr Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.