Jimmy Swindell, 96, of Russell passed away Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, at his home, with his daughter and granddaughter at his side.
He was born Jan. 8, 1921, in Princeton, W.Va., the son of the late Seth and Anna May Sawyer Swindell.
Jimmy retired from C&O Railroad in 1981. He was a World War II Navy Veteran and a charter member of Calvary Baptist Church in Ashland.
His was preceded in death by his wife, Mabel.
Left with fond memories are his daughters, Joan Allen and Peggy (Leon) Williams; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
There will be a private family funeral service and a memorial service at a later date.
Carman Funeral Home in Flatwoods is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to carmanfuneral.com.
Published on November 30, 2017