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Charles Gaston Swofford
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1934
Winters
Runnels County
Texas, USA
Death: May 22, 1999
Clyde
Callahan County
Texas, USA

Abilene Reporter News on May 24, 1999

CLYDE Charles Gaston Swofford, 64, city attorney from 1960 until the mid-1980s, died Saturday at his home.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church with Dr. Jerry Joplin and the Rev. Riley Fugitt officiating. Burial will be in Clyde Cemetery, directed by Bailey Funeral Home.

Mr. Swofford was born in Winters and moved to Clyde as a child. He graduated from Clyde High School in 1953 and from the University of Texas with a bachelor's degree in business administration. He graduated from UT law school with a law degree and moved to Clyde from Austin in 1960. He had practiced law in Clyde since that time. He was a member of Clyde Lions Club, Abilene Bar Association, State of Texas Bar Association and First Baptist Church. He married Mary Elaine Scott in 1953 at Wylie.

Survivors include his wife, of Clyde; two sons, Charles Swofford of Atlanta, Ga., and John Swofford of Orlando, Fla.; two daughters, Diane Horner of Baird and Lynne Settle of Austin; his mother, Gladys Swofford of Clyde; one brother, Jerry Swofford of Clyde; and nine grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  Homer Ernest Swofford (1908 - 1981)
  Gladys Jewel Graham Swofford (1911 - 2000)
 
 Sibling:
  Charles Gaston Swofford (1934 - 1999)
  Jerry Lawrence Swofford (1941 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Clyde Cemetery
Clyde
Callahan County
Texas, USA
Plot: Old 3-1-4
 
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Charles Gaston Swofford
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