Mr. Jimmy Dred Swint, affectionately known as "Dred", transitioned from this life to his eternal home on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at a local nursing home. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. at Oak Grove Baptist Church with interment in the church cemetery. Rev. Cecil Moore will officiate.
Dred was born July 30, 1930 to the parentage of the late Mrs. Charlotte Hood-Swint and the late Mr. Harvey Swint.
Dred leaves to cherish his memories a son, James Brown and his wife Vicki of Fayetteville, GA; a sister, Mary A. Foster of Sandersville, GA; two brothers: Mr. Willie F. (Christine) Swint of Sandersville, GA and Rev. Silas (Mildred) Swint of Kileen, TX; three aunts: Mrs. Clemmie Waters of Hollywood, FL, Ms Effie D. Minor of Sandersville, GA and Mrs. Zimmie L. Dixon of Jacksonville, FL; one uncle, Mr. Nolan Hood of Lyons, GA. Dred had 3 a grandchildren: Torrey J. Brown of Sandersville, GA, Nitoya Brown White of Jonesboro, GA and Kevin J. Brown of Fayetteville, GA and six great grandchildren: Torrin J. Brown, Devin J. Brown of LaGrange, GA, Ahrale Brown of Sandersville, GA, Terance White, Jr., Isaac White and Taylor White of Jonesboro, GA. Dred had many, many caring nieces and nephews, and cousins.