Rev. Joseph Bryce “Joe” Swails, 64, the beloved husband of Susan Duncan Swails, entered into Eternal Life on Sunday evening, January 18, 2015 at the Georgetown Memorial Hospital.
Rev. Swails was born the son of John Washington Swails, Jr. and Glenda Mae Baldwin Swails on February 10, 1950 in Oklahoma City, OK.  He was a graduate of Emmanuel College and received his Masters in Educational Administration from the University of Georgia.  He was an educator in the Franklin County, GA School District and the Georgetown County School District. He was a ordained Minister with the International Pentecostal Holiness Church – Georgia Conference.  He was a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and was the founder of “Praise Unlimited”.   He was a member of the Victory Christian Fellowship.
He leaves behind:  his wife; a stepson, David Aaron (Mandy) Pierce; and four grandchildren, Bradley, Jeremy, Gracie Ann, and Joseph; two brothers, John Washington “Johnny” (Joy) Swails, III and James Ryan “Jim” (Deborah) Swails.   
A Celebration of Life Service will be 6PM, Wednesday, January 21, 2015, at the Victory Christian Fellowship.  
The Swails family will receive family and friends at a Reception in Honor of Joe Swails immediately after the service in the church fellowship hall.  
Memorials may be made to: Emmanuel College, John W. Swails Memorial Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 129, Franklin Springs, GA  30639.
 The Georgetown Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Swails family.    

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