Mr. Larry L. Swindle,¬†69, died Friday,¬†Jan. 18, 2013¬†at¬†Choctaw County Nursing Home¬†in¬†Ackerman.¬†
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013 at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman.
The family will greet friends and relatives at 1:30 p.m. prior to service.
Coleman Funeral Home of Ackerman is in charge of arrangements.
Larry¬†was born on¬†Jan. 17, 1944¬†in¬†Eupora to¬†Royce Swindle¬†and¬†Pernell Collins Swindle. Larry¬†grew up in¬†Ackerman.¬†Throughout his life, he¬†drove a truck, was tradesman and salesman.¬†He was a natural salesman and met no strangers.
Larry¬†married¬†Frances Jones¬†in¬†Sept. 1962¬†in¬†Sturgis. They were married for¬†22¬†years and had three children, Wendy Fran, Sophia Mia and Micah Jared.¬†He¬†enjoyed¬†hunting, fishing and meeting new people.
Larry¬†is survived by¬†his children, Wendy Bowen (Allen Bowen) of Tuscaloosa, Ala., Sophia Avery (Chris Avery) of Coeur D‚ÄôAlene, Idaho and Jared Swindle of Sturgis; his sisters and brothers, Carol Robinson of Ackerman, Gaye Jones of Sturgis, Billy Swindle of Ackerman and Gene Swindle of Bradley; his grandchildren, Ashley Bowen, Brittney Bowen, Jonathan Bowen and Jordan Bowen;¬†great-grandchildren, Aubrey Aleena and Masyn Barrett; and¬†his nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Larry was preceded in death by¬†his parents, Royce and Pernell; and his brother Mark.
Forget Me Not Florist in Ackerman is handling all flower arrangements.