News From Terre Haute, Indiana

June 1, 2011

James A. Swinford


---- — CLINTON — James A. Swinford, 50, of Clinton, passed away May 30, 2011, after a lengthy illness due to complications of diabetes.

He is survived by his father, Warren ( Judy) Swinford of Terre Haute; mother, Lillian Webb of Terre Haute; children, Dana, and Levi (Amanda) Swinford, all of Clinton; grandchild, Chloe Ann Swinford; sisters, Gayla (Charlie) Wilde, and Cindy (Rick) Laycock; nieces, Kristy (Jimmie) Merk, Kylie Marrs, Kassidy and Lilly Merk and Tiffany (Marty) Marrs; and nephews, Keith and Kaleb Marrs.  

Celebration of life is Thursday, June 2, 2011, at the Fairview Fire House from 5 to 7 p.m. The family requests donations be made to the Shiners’ Children’s Hospital. Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials of Clinton. Online condolences may be made at: