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Opal Swafford

July 4, 1929 — March 13, 2014

Born in Nashville, TN on July 4, 1929 Departed on March 13, 2014 and resided in Gallatin, TN Visitation: Crestview Funeral Home Room: Stateroom AThursday January 1, 1970Thursday January 1, 1970Life Celebration: Crestview Funeral Home Room: ChapelThursday January 1, 1970Interment: Crestview Memory GardensThursday January 1, 1970

Opal "Granny" Swafford, age 84 of Gallatin, passed away, March 13, 2014. Mrs. Swafford was a strong willed, loving woman that stood as the rock of her family. She enjoyed a good cross world puzzle and reading her bible. She was a Christian woman that attended church at Lambuth Memorial Methodist Church. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, George T. Swafford; parents, Jessie Blunkall and Frank Roberts; sisters, Jewell Ballentine & Frankie Akins. Survived by her daughters; Mary Ann Corlew (Ronald) of Gallatin, Georgia Dean Adams (Sam) of Madison, Nancy Lee Corlew of Gallatin, Jeannie Garrett (Donald) of Nashville; 9 Grandchildren; 14 Great-Grandchildren; 5 great-great grandchildren; sister, Ruby Jenkins of Ocala, FL

A Life Celebration will be held 2pm Monday, March 17th at Crestview Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Crestview Memory Gardens. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 16th 2:00pm - 8:00pm & Monday March 17th 11:00am until time of service at CRESTVIEW FUNERAL HOME 1623 HWY 109 N GALLATIN, TN, 37066 615-452-1943

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