COMANCHE Funeral services for Rosa Viola Culbertson, 97, of Comanche will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at Comanche Funeral Home with the Rev. Dale Meinecke officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Lunch will be at East Side Baptist Church at noon Wednesday.

She died Sunday, May 13, 2007, at Western Hills Healthcare Residence in Comanche.

She was born Nov. 7, 1909, in Hamilton County to John Hayden Swinney and Hettie Caroline (Self) Swinney. She was a homemaker and member of Central Baptist Church in Colorado City.

Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Berry and Vinna Culbertson, and Lee Roy and Fern Culberton, all of Comanche; a daughter, Mae Pearl Mull of El Paso; a daughter and son-in-law, Ima Gene and Bob Caraway of El Paso; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Sylvie Gressett of Comanche; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, four brothers and three sisters.