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Obituary: Louis Herbert Swayze III, 79, World War II veteran

Louis Herbert Swayze III, 79, 1424 North Johnson School Road, Columbia, KY (the Fairplay Community) passed away on Tueday, August 8, 2006, at 2:49 a.m., at the Westlake Regional Hospital in Columbia, KY.

A memorial service will be held Friday, August 11, 2006, at 7:00pm, ET, at the St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 116 Columbia Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, with Rev. Carl Lusk officiating.

Mr. Swayze was an architect in the Atlanta area for 40 years. He was a member of the St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Campbellsville, KY, and was a World War II Navy veteran.

He was the son of the late Louis Herbert and Liela Nantz Swayse, JR, of Monroe, LA.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret VanHook Swayze of Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • One daughter: Jan Curry and her husband Steve, Columbia, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Graham Pence and Louis Pence, Columbia, KY
A reception with the family will be held after the service at St. Thomas Episcopal Church.

The family has chosen cremation with inurnment at a later date in Atlanta, GA.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to St. Thomas Episcopal Church.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.
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