Clyde Junior Swindell, 1935-2021


Services for Clyde Junior Swindell, 85, of Golden are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 at Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba, with Bro. Byron George and Bro. Samuel Priddy officiating.

Interment will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

Mr. Swindell passed away Feb. 12, 2021 at his home. He was born Dec. 4, 1935, in Wolfe City to Thomas Clyde and Ludie Esther Long Swindell. He served in the U.S. Army. Clyde married Barbara Cozett Moore on Feb. 19, 1954 in Alba. He spent the last 30 years in Wood County where he was a member of Amazing Grace Fellowship Church. He was a Mason. Clyde was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, James Swindell and Tommy Joe Swindell.

Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Barbara Cozett Moore Swindell of Golden; son, Jeff Swindell and wife Koko of Azle; two daughters, Deborah Diederichs of East Bethel, Minn. and Gerri Rogers of Mineola; brother, Roland Swindell and wife Shirley of Boyd; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends at 1 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 at the funeral home.