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“Morgan was one of the most kind hearted women I´ve ever met. She was an inspiration to me. Her warmth and her confidence felt infectious. Morgan´s...Read More »
1 of 23 | Posted by: Catherine - Other

“I learned of Morgan's passing today when I called the salon where she worked to confirm my appointment with her. I had been looking forward to seeing...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Myra - Other

“Jeannie, your Habitat family sends you our thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 23 | Posted by: Lynn Bowley - Charleston, SC

“Dear Jeannie & Andrew,We were so sad to hear about Morgan. She was a lovely young woman with a sweet spirit. Or prayers and thoughts will be with y...Read More »
4 of 23 | Posted by: Theresa Camlin - Moncks Corner, SC

“Sending love and light in these hard times as we remember Morgan and her passionate spirit. Her fierce love for those around her will continue to...Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: Jade Gielecki

“Jeannie, my heart breaks for you and the family. No family should have to suffer one unexpected tragedy much less two. Please know that you are in...Read More »
6 of 23 | Posted by: Debbie Sandefur - Friend

“So sorry for your loss. Knew her Grandparents and so glad they did not to live through this. They loved her so much! God´s Blessings! ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: Dorothy Infinger

“Lisa I'm so sorry to hear about your sister We will be praying for you and Wrenn and your mother. ”
8 of 23 | Posted by: Sandra Skipper Evans

“Dearest Jeannie and Family - Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. May all the wonderful memories bring you much comfort. We are so...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Mary Worth - Moncks Corner, SC

“Jeannie and Family, My heart breaks for you. Please know I care. Will keep you close in prayer ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Dee Dee DuPre

“My heart breaks for each of you. I am so very sorry. Prayers for peace and comfort in the coming days. ”
11 of 23 | Posted by: Bonnie Cooper - Moncks Corner, SC

“My love and prayers are with Wrenn and the Swain family. I´m so sorry for your loss. I did not know Morgan, but I know Wrenn adored her and loved...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Mike Van Lieu

“I loved knowing Morgan for the last year and a half as a client. She was talented and so kind. She always took her time and we enjoyed all types of...Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Barbara Barlow - CHARLESTON, SC

“So very sorry to hear about Morgan. We will be keeping the entire family in our prayers. ”
14 of 23 | Posted by: Susan & Rein Mungo - Myrtle Beach, SC

“Jeannie, I was so shocked and saddened to hear the news of Morgan. She was such a sweet, true blue, free spirit. She played a major role in getting...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Chris Faulk - Friend

“I am so sorry for your loss. There are no words to truly comfort you but we are are praying for y'all. ”
16 of 23 | Posted by: Belinda Mitchum - Moncks Corner, SC

“Jeanie, we send our deepest condolences to you and family. Though Andrea and I never had the chance to meet Morgan, I know from her on-line presence...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Gary Anderson - Costa Mesa, CA

“To Mrs Swain and the extended Swain family, Sending you all our love and thoughts during this devastating time. Morgan spoke so fondly of you all and...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: Jo Zablud - Charleston, SC

“Morgan was always inspiring people to be better humans. The way she was caring and kind with an ability to see through someone´s downfalls and find...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: Samantha & Casey Atwater

“Oh, sweet sweet Morgan. She was such a shining beacon of light with so much heart. So fun and caring. I'm so happy to have had the priviledge of...Read More »
20 of 23 | Posted by: Danette Oberg - Friend

“So so sorry to hear this news. Such a vibrant o person. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Jeannie and the family. May Gods give you peace and...Read More »
21 of 23 | Posted by: Bobby and Jane Gibson - SC

“Morgan walked through the doors of Paul Mitchell and brought with her , a smile, a talent, love for others, and blessed my life and many others...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Mary Jenkins - Goose Creek, SC

“Sending every bit of love I have in my heart to Morgan's friends and family. I'm so incredibly sorry for this devastating loss ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: Shelly Shellhorn - Baltimore, MD


A beautiful soul left this earth on August 7, 2021.

Morgan shared this post with us and we feel it appropriate to share at this time.

"PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: As of this very moment, I can no longer accommodate new clients because I AM MOVING.

Ya girl is ready for the next phase in this life and in this career soooo yeah, that's what I'm doing. I've got so much love for everyone at Strawberry Blonde Salon and obviously Charleston living has been a real good time, HOWEVER... I want to do something different. That's it. No dramatic story or tear felt goodbye like I don't have a choice in the matter, because I most certainly do. Honestly the choice was simple: spread these wings and go do my thing ! Here's the tea, y'all... whether we like it or not, growth doesn't happen inside of our comfort zones and opportunities don't just com a'knockin' if you haven't even built the door, do you feel me? I learned that a long time ago. So yeah, I built a door a big one! And then a whole lotta opportunities knocked on it and now I get to go do cool stuff in a cool salon in a cool city. Like, I legit got to choose what sounded like the most fun! I had OPTIONS, y'all. It's that can't stop/won't stop energy...

My last day at the salon is 9/16. Thanks to everyone who's been supportive of me along this journey, thanks to my clients for trusting me, thanks to Amanda for believing in me and thanks to Strawberry Blonde for being the perfect place for me to grow as a stylist and as a person!"

Morgan Linley Swain, 32, of Charleston, SC, entered into eternal rest Saturday, August 7, 2021. Morgan's family and friends are invited to attend her Celebration of Life on Friday, August 13, 2021 at 1433 Battalion Drive James Island, SC at 7:00 pm. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel.

Morgan was born June 21, 1989 in Charleston, SC, daughter of the late David Gibson Swain and Jeannie Flowers Swain.

She is survived by her mother, Jeannie Flowers Swain of Charleston, SC; sister, Lisa B Johnson; brother, Andrew B Swain; niece, Wrenn Johnson; and her best furry friend in the world, Franklin N. Beans A/K/A Dirty Joe Dirt.

In addition to flowers, Morgan would have been moved by memorial donations made to: SC Chapters of Planned Parenthood, NORML, and commit Random Acts of Kindness even if you don't feel like it that day.