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Mr. Larry L. Swindle,Â 69, died Friday,Â Jan. 18, 2013Â atÂ Choctaw County Nursing HomeÂ inÂ Ackerman.Â
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.
LarryÂ was born onÂ Jan. 17, 1944Â inÂ Eupora toÂ Royce SwindleÂ andÂ Pernell Collins Swindle. LarryÂ grew up inÂ Ackerman.Â Throughout his life, heÂ drove a truck, was tradesman and salesman.Â He was a natural salesman and met no strangers.
LarryÂ marriedÂ Frances JonesÂ inÂ Sept. 1962Â inÂ Sturgis. They were married forÂ 22Â years and had three children, Wendy Fran, Sophia Mia and Micah Jared.Â HeÂ enjoyedÂ hunting, fishing and meeting new people.
LarryÂ is survived byÂ his children, Wendy Bowen (Allen Bowen) of Tuscaloosa, Ala., Sophia Avery (Chris Avery) of Coeur Dâ€™Alene, 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;Â great-grandchildren, Aubrey Aleena and Masyn Barrett; andÂ his nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Larry was preceded in death byÂ his parents, Royce and Pernell; and his brother Mark.
Forget Me Not Florist in Ackerman is handling all flower arrangements.