James Vernon Swails, Sr.,
76, beloved husband of Mary Frances Gray Swails, went home to be with the
Lord, Sunday, August 16, 2020 at his residence.
Mr. Swails was born the
son of Marion Vernon Swails and Azilee Self Swails on January 25, 1944
in Georgetown. He was a retired construction worker. He enjoyed
fishing, hunting, and horses. His greatest love and enjoyment was
spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. He was
a member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church.
He is survived by:
his wife, Mary; his children, James Vernon Swails, Jr. (Hope), Marian Ann
Swails Smedley (Chris), and Jonathan Eugene Swails; eight grandchildren,
David Goude, Sandy Johnson (Randy), O’Brian Swails (Avia), Cynthia Ann
Garvin, Dustin Swails, Cayce Swails, Krista Swails, and Cliff Cox; and
eleven great-grandchildren, Faith, Elizabeth, Hailey, O’Brian, Remington,
Matthew, Little P., Bentley, Tyson, Kayleigh, and Evan. He is also
survived by: a brother, Pinkney Swails (Debbie).
He was predeceased by:
his parents; and a granddaughter, Arynn.
Funeral Services will be
4PM, Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at Oak Grove United Methodist Church.
Officiating will be Rev. Mary Green. Interment directed by McKenzie
Funeral Home will follow in the Church cemetery.
The Swails family will receive
family and friends prior to the service from 3-4PM in the church sanctuary.
Due to Covid-19, the family
asks that everyone please practice social distancing and facemasks are
McKenzie Funeral Home is
honored to serve the Swails family.