Eloise Swofford
Eloise Swofford
  • July 20, 1926 - May 14, 2017
  • Marietta, Georgia

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Ms. Eloise G. Swofford, age 90, of Marietta, GA., passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Mrs. Swofford was born on July 20, 1926 in Anniston, Alabama, a daughter to the late, Herman J Gauntt and Annie Mae Gauntt.
Ms. Eloise worked as a Bookkeeper most of her life then transitioned into becoming a Controller with A. Millings. She loved working and found great pride in providing for her family; even after Eloise retired she went to work part-time at Michaels to keep herself busy. Eloise attended Smyrna Christian Church and most recently Northside Christian Church. She loved painting, crossword puzzles, and decorating for every season. Though she loved and enjoyed her hobbies she received her greatest joy from being a mother and grandmother, her love for her family was evident in every area of her life.
Along with her parents Ms. Eloise is preceded in death by her son, Keith Swofford, and all of her siblings.
She is survived by her two daughters, Kaylene Ward, husband Mitchell, and Marsha McAllister, husband Mike; two grandchildren Shawn Ward, wife Cathy, and Samantha Williams, husband Pete; and several nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends also survive.
A graveside service to honor Ms. Eloise will take place at two o'clock in the afternoon on Saturday, May 20, 2017 in the Chapel Mausoleum of Pine Ridge Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of customary remembrances the family request donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
Please visit www.winkenhoferpineridgefuneralhome.com to share memories and leave condolences with the family.
Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 North Cobb Parkway Kennesaw, GA 30152, has charge of arrangements for Ms. Eloise G. Swafford.