Jimmy Swann

JIMMY SWANN

 SWANN, Jimmy D., of Decherd, passed this life suddenly on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at Southern Tennessee Regional Hospital at the age of 78. Mr. Swann, a native of Decherd was the son of the late Virgil and Faye Sublett Swann. He was a graduate of Franklin County High School. He was a surveyor and retired from the Tennessee Department of Transportation. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed farming and raising cattle. He was an avid UT football fan and loved his dogs, Barney, Ellie, Ruffers and Jack. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Billy Joe Swann. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Stephenie Eskew Swann of Decherd; sons, Stephen Swann and his wife, Mary of Decherd and Joseph “Jedd” Swann and his wife, Meredith of Decherd; sisters, Barbara Weaver of Decherd and Betty Warmbrod and her husband, John of Belvidere; grandchildren, Tyler Swann and Bryant Swann and his wife, Emily; mother-in-law, Isabel Eskew of Winchester; brother-in-law, Sam Eskew and his wife, Pam of Estill Springs; sister-in-law, Joan Swann of Winchester; nephews, Terry Weaver and his wife, Leslie of Gunter, Texas and Alex Eskew and his wife, Jamie of Estill Springs; nieces, Cindy Chambless and her husband, Don of Jacksonville, Florida, Babs Feaster and her husband, Joe of Belvidere, Sherri Gamble and her husband, Jeff of Belvidere, Joanna Miller and her husband, Clifton of Belvidere and Wendi Weaver of Decherd; best friend and cousin, Ronnie Swann of Decherd; and several cousins, great-nieces and great-nephews, great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews and good friends. Family memorial services will be scheduled at a later time. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial donations may be made in his honor to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorials Processing, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 or to a charity of your choice. Please visit Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home’s website at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com to leave online condolences.