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In Memory of

James Herbert Swann

June 22, 1925 - August 10, 2017

Obituary


James Herbert Swann, "Swannee", age 92, of Knoxville, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Augutst 10, 2017. He was a member of Central Baptist Church Bearden. Swannee was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard serving during World War II. He was secretary of Railroad Trainmens Union. He was preceded in death by his son, Jimmy Swann; and wife Verda Lee Swann. Swannee is survived by a nephew and several nieces. Family will receive friends on Sunday, August 13, 2017 in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 3704 Chapman Highway from 12:30...

James Herbert Swann, "Swannee", age 92, of Knoxville, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Augutst 10, 2017. He was a member of Central Baptist Church Bearden. Swannee was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard serving during World War II. He was secretary of Railroad Trainmens Union. He was preceded in death by his son, Jimmy Swann; and wife Verda Lee Swann. Swannee is survived by a nephew and several nieces. Family will receive friends on Sunday, August 13, 2017 in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 3704 Chapman Highway from 12:30 pm until 1:30 pm with the funeral service to follow at 1:30 pm, Rev. Mark Moreland officiating. Family and friends will go in procession following the service to Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Alcoa for the interment. In lieu of flowers, memorials should be made to Central Baptist Church Bearden Building Fund 6300 Deane Hill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919. Condolences may be offered at www.berryfuneralhome.com