Mrs. Vickie Blackwell Swett
- November 15, 1965 - August 14, 2012
- Pickens, South Carolina
of Vickie's Passing
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“David, Lane and Family,
We are so sorry to hear of Vickie's passing. We know how she loved you all do dearly. Her spirit was so gentle and sweet...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Jeff and Wendy Fowler - Pelzer, SC
“I am so sadden to hear the passing of Vickie.She was the most sweetest person you could have ever met.Sherry You and your family is in my thoughts...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Frances Burrell Bryant - pickens, SC
“"Beautiful" If I had to describe Vickies life that would be the word....God has blessed me by allowing me 25+ years to be a part of Vickies life. ...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Kim McGuire - Easley, SC
“As I sat having my morning tea, remembering my mom's passing three years ago today;I came across Vicky's name in the obituaries today,what a saddened...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Remona Roper - Easley, SC
“I am so very sorry for the loss and pain you feel since Vickie's trip home.
I pray that GOD will hold all of you in His mighty arms as you face the...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Julie Hayes Trotter - Pickens, SC
“Vickie was such a lovely lady in so many ways. My heart really goes out to all the family, especially in losing her so quickly. It's hard to...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Jane Burgess Taylor - Pickens, SC
“May peace and gods glory surround all of you during this time.
our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
7 of 24 | Posted by: Deanna Chappell-Iorio - Danbury, CT
“Every time you saw Vickie she had a smile on her face and a laugh in her heart....always happy. That says alot about a person...She will be missed. ...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Linda McKinney Sentell - Pickens, SC
“I din't see Vickie very often, and most of the time it was in one of the stores in Pickens. We would talk for 30 mins to a hour. Her main topic was...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Sheila Chappell Gibson - Pickens, SC
“Vickie was a wonderful Christian lady. We were fortunate enough to have been at Cannon Memorial Hospital the day she was born. Vickie was a...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Bobby Joe & Carol Gravely - SC
“I will always remember her with her smile and her laughter. She was such a good person.
11 of 24 | Posted by: Teresa Nalley - Pickens, SC
“I am sorry to hear that Vickie has passed. She was always so sweet. I ran into her not long ago in Ingles, we talked for a long time even though it...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Mary Stewart Spearman - Pickens, SC
“Vickie was an incredible person. She was like a ray of sunshine. Her laughter and kindness will be greatly missed by the Woodruff family. She will...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Joy and Paden Woodruff - FL
“My prayers go out to Vickie's family. God bless you.
14 of 24 | Posted by: Sheryl McClaren - Pickens, SC
“Dan,Yvonne,Ronnie,Sherry,Jimmy,David and Lane,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Vickie was such a sweet girl and she had such a big heart...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Stacey and Sandy Gardner
“Dan, Yvonne, David and Family, We were sorry to hear of Vickie's passing. Please know that you all are in our prayers during this most difficult of...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Willie and Robin Cox - Greer, SC
“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Vickie will be greatly missed.
17 of 24 | Posted by: Skitter & Cindy Burgess - pickens, SC
“I've known Vickie for as long as I can remember. We went to Cosmetology together, worked at Sangamo together, but lost touch when we started our own...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Anita Burgess Porter - Pickens, SC
“Vickie meant so much to my Mother, Yvonne Woodruff (and to my Dad, Paden Woodruff, who passed away last year). She helped them in so many ways and...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Carolyn Woodruff Rogers - SC
“Dan, Yvonne, Sherry, Jimmy, Ronnie, David, Berry.
We know you are missing Vickie and while miles have separated us over the years, we miss her too...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Tolly and Hilda Pruitt - NC
“God took another angel my god be with your family
22 of 24 | Posted by: Patricia (Merritt) Brewer
You are in our prayers. remember going to church with vickie and to school with her . She was always one that...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: DONNIE & DORIS WHITMIRE - SC
“We were so sorry to hear about Mama Vickie's passing. We all love her and will miss her greatly. David and Lane we are here for you and will be...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Melissa Perry - Pickensw, SC
Pickens – Vickie Anita Blackwell Swett, 46, wife of David Lane Swett went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, August 14, 2012 following a brief illness.
Vickie was born in Pickens County a daughter of Dan Franklin and Yvonne Chappell Blackwell of Pickens. She owned and operated her own house cleaning service and was a member of Antioch Baptist Church. Vickie will be remembered as always serving others as demonstrated from her many acts of kindness. She was an avid gardener and loved to sew and work in her yard and also found the time to produce homemade jelly.
Survivors include her husband of 23 years, David, of the home and her son Berry Lane Swett also of the home, her parents of Pickens, a brother Reverend Ronnie Blackwell (Martha) of Laurens, sister Sherry Blackwell of Pickens and brother Jimmy Blackwell (Cendy) also of Pickens.
Visitation will be held Friday, August 17, 2012 at Dillard Funeral Home from 12:30 to 2:00 PM with funeral services following in the funeral home chapel at 2 PM with The Reverend Ronnie Blackwell and The Reverend Chris Swett officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park and Gardens.
A message of condolence may be expressed to the family by visiting www.DillardFunerals.com
The family will gather at the home of her mother and father, 112 Wildacre Court, Pickens, SC 29671.
Flowers will be accepted.
Dillard Funeral Home