Jim Willard Swanson
December 21, 2005
Jim Willard Swanson, 74, Cawood, died Dec. 21, 2005, at the St. Joseph Hospice Care center in Lexington.
A native of Cawood, he was a retired logger.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harve and Rachel Swanson; two brothers: Bill and Harm Swanson; and ex-wife, Ollie Prey.
Survivors include two daughters: Lydia Prey, Seymour, Ind.; and Brenda Gail, Campbellsville; a brother, Franklin Swanson; three sisters: Leona Burkhart, Seymour, Ind.; Ethel Eldridge, Salem, Ind.; and Lottie Mullins, Arkansas; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other family members.
Visitation is today from 6 to 9 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Franklin Stewart officiating.
Burial will follow in the Swanson Cemetery.
Great nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Mt. Pleasant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Notice entered Thursday, December 22, 2005.