Mary Stanton, 77, of Maryville, TN gained her heavenly wings on Friday, April 23, 2021 after passing peacefully in her sleep at home. She was born on May 7, 1943 in Hydro, OK. Mary has lived in Maryville, TN since 1994. Priorly, she had lived in Oklahoma and California. Mary attended Le Grand Junior High in Le Grand, CA and Putnam City High. She was a member of the Rebecca Lodge in Merced, CA. Mary worked at Merced County and John C. Freemont where she enjoyed working with handicapped children as a therapy assistant. Mary enjoyed camping, listening to music, looking at Christmas lights, road trips, visiting with family and friends, crocheting, spending time in the mountains and welcoming new life.
Preceded in death by her parents, Jess and Edna (Willingham) Swiggart; husband, David Stanton; brothers, Burgis and Jess Swiggart; sisters, Janet Morrison and Nancy Kenyon; great grandson, Steven Paul Stanton; brother-in-law, Paul Stanton and nephew, Bill Moses.
She is survived by four children: Daughters, Becky and Marcel of Houston, TX, Deborah and Eddie of Merced, CA, Brenda and Marty of Greenback, TN; Son, Dave and Anne of Crossville, TN.
Mary was blessed to enjoy her Great Grandchildren. 16 Great Grandchildren, 18 Grandchildren, many loving nieces, nephews and close friends.
Baldwin Cremation & Mortuary Service is honored to be serving the family of Mary Stanton.
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