With heartfelt and sincere sympathy, we announce the passing of Mr. Johnnie B Swain , who entered into rest on Friday, November 27, 2020 at the Pruitt Health Center in Washington, Georgia. The Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 11 am at the Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery, 11303 Highway 80 North Norwood, Georgia. Viewing will begin on Wednesday from 12 noon to 3 pm only. The procession will leave the residence of his daughter, Catherine Moss at 10:15 am on day of service.
He leaves to cherish his precious memories; Sarah (Tommie) Smith of Atlanta, Georgia, Mattie Adams, Johnnie Mae (Johnny) Wilder & Ida Mae Swain all of Warrenton, Georgia and Catherine (Willie) Moss of Camak, Georgia, Renae (LC) Brown & James Willingham both of Thomson, Georgia; two sisters, Larnett Clower & Maude Lee Cason both of Atlanta, Georgia; a host of grandchildren & great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; special friends, Viola Beasley and Mozell Kendrick.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the immediate family will not be receiving guests at this time at their residence; however, condolences may be expressed via telephone, cards, emails and text messages. Due to the current state of COVID-19 pandemic and in order to promote social distancing, anyone entering the funeral home for viewing; as well as attending the graveside service will be required to wear a mask. We will also limit the number of persons allowed to enter the funeral home at any given period during the viewing process. We ask that you leave the premise upon exiting the building. The family is most appreciative to each of you for your prayers and considerations during this difficult time in their lives.
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