On February 26, 2005, BLANCHE MARGARITE SWISHER (nee Spliedt), of Baltimore, MD, beloved wife of the late James Thomas Swisher, Sr., devoted mother of James Thomas Swisher, Jr. Loving sister of Louise Hess. Also survived by granddaughters, Samantha D. and Abigail D. Swisher. Services will be held in the family owned Mc Comas Funeral Home, P.A. in Abingdon, Friday, March 4, at 11:30 A.M. Interment will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Baltimore, MD. Friends may call at the funeral home in Abingdon on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M.