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Joseph T. "Joey" Swain

November 2, 1956 ~ September 22, 2022 (age 65)


Joseph Terry “Joey” Swain, age 65, of Baxley passed away Thursday, September 22, 2022 at his residence.

Joey was born November 2, 1956 to the late Warren Eli Swain, Jr. and the late Ruth White Swain. He was a buyer and cruiser of timber and the owner of Swain Timber Company.  Joey enjoyed the outdoors, especially exploring and hiking the mountains of Georgia and North Carolina.

Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Karen Yarbrough Swain; sons, Justin Terry Swain and Joseph Lance (Amanda) Swain; grandchildren, Eli Swain, Aubree Swain, and Cooper Swain; and two brothers, Wesley Swain and Jimmy (Tami) Swain. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

A graveside service will be held Friday, September 23, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Omega Cemetery with Rev. Justin McLellan officiating.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.



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Graveside Service
September 23, 2022

11:00 AM
Omega Cemetery
2808 Hatch Pkwy N
Baxley, GA 31513

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