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Jeremiah Swafford

Jeremiah Swafford

Jeremiah Swafford, 41, of Pikeville, Tennessee, died Tuesday, September 6, 2023.

He was of the Baptist faith. He was a blacksmith and trained horses. He was a loving father and son.  He loved his children.

He is preceded in death by his grandmother, Lottie Swafford; and grandfather, Buck Swafford.

He is survived by his children, Callie Swafford of Dunlap and Hunter Keith Swafford of Whitwell; parents, Ray and Polly Angel of Pikeville, and Mike Swafford of Dayton; sister, Chasity Swafford of Graysville; grandparents, John and Catherine Simmons of Pikeville; aunts, Annette (Robert) Swafford of Pikeville, Tina Simmons of Florida, and Carol Dodson of Crossville; uncle, Tim Simmons of Pikeville; niece, Raven (Justin) Rankin; and nephews, Eli Swafford and Mikey Simmons.

Funeral services were held Saturday, September 9, at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Rick Dixon officiating. Burial was in Simmons Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Putnam Reed Funeral Home.

Online condolences can be made at

Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, 1171 Main Street, Pikeville.

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