• Jerry Alden McSwAne


Jerry Alden McSwane, 80, of Fairfield, passed away Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021, in Fairfield. There will be a visitation with family and friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2. A brief memorial service will follow at 6 p.m. with Brother Don Suits, II officiating.

Mr. McSwane was born Jan. 24, 1941, in Teague to parents Cora Elizabeth and William Alden McSwane. He married Myrtle Teer on July 15, 1961. Mr. McSwane was a retired pipefitter in the power plant construction industry. He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Fairfield and Fairfield Lodge #103 A.F.&A.M.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, W. R. McSwane.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Myrtle; three children, Annette Gurganus and husband Gary of Palestine, Russell McSwane and wife Cheryl of Elkhart; and Amy McSwane of Fairfield; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Wanda Burks and husband Rufus of Donie; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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The Teague Chronicle

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