Mr. Frank Cecil Swift

Mr. Frank Cecil Swift, age 57, of Clarkesville, GA, passed away Friday, February 9, 2024 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.                  

Born April 8, 1966 in Toccoa, he was a son of Mary Frances Bohannon Swift and the late Bennie Frank Swift.

Mr. Swift was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and was happily retired from Lee Arrendale Prison.  Frank attained many online degrees and he could play any type of instrument. He loved to play Santa for Walmart and enjoyed teaching children music.  In his spare time he would volunteer for the Habersham Middle School with the band department.

Family members in addition to his mother include his wife, Christy Shook Swift; his children, Brittany Swift, Rusty Swift, Jeffery Ledford, Logan Swift, Jordan Ledford, Jazmine Shook and Sarah Tuck; grandson, Jaxston Ledford; sister and brother-in-law, Diane Swift Baird and Mark; niece, Kimberly Michela and Chris; nephew, Marcus Baird and Kira; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews; and a friend of the family, Sherrie Swift.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Gregory Scott Swift.

The family will receive friends at the mortuary from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Sunday, February 11, 2024.

Funeral services will be held at three o’clock, Monday, February 12, 2024 from the Chapel of Whitlock Mortuary with the Rev. Ray Bohannon, the Rev. Jerrell Beatty and the Rev. Tim Bohannon officiating.

Burial will follow at Stephens Memorial Gardens.

The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers:  Doug Westmoreland, Rusty Swift, Jeffery Ledford, Logan Swift, Jordan Ledford, Butch Majors, David Irvin, Steve Nimmo and Ben Bolton.

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Whitlock Mortuary, Funerals and Cremations is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Frank Cecil Swift.